Saturday, December 13, 2008

Workers win!

How long has it been since you've read those two words, eh?

The UE workers at Republic Windows got their demands met:

The settlement totals $1.75 million. It will provide the workers with:
Eight weeks of pay they are owed under the federal WARN Act,
Two months of continued health coverage and,
Pay for all accrued and unused vacation.
JPMorgan Chase will provide $400,000 of the settlement, with the balance coming from Bank of America.