'No sense of job security': Amazon union organizers tell lawmakers in Alabama


FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo/File Photo/File Photo

(Reuters) - A group of U.S. lawmakers visited an Amazon facility in Alabama on Friday to lend support to a growing push to unionize its workers, in what labor leaders and lawmakers called one of the most important union elections in United States history.

Workers at the Amazon fulfillment center in Bessemer, Alabama, are voting on whether to become the first employees in the U.S. to join a union at one of the country's largest employers.

Get 30% off with our ads free Premium Plan

Monthly Plan

RM9.73/month

Annual Plan

RM8.63/month

Billed as RM103.60/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

   

Next In Tech News

International Women's Day: The tech industry needs to do more to be inclusive, say experts
Super Tuesday to test resurgent crypto industry's political might
Era of 3D video chat inches closer with demo at Barcelona fair
Is AI about to end the need to learn foreign languages?
Messenger app Signal now lets you find people by name, not number
Review: ‘Helldivers 2’ accomplishes what bigger-name games couldn’t
Court says EU must pay a fraction of legal fees sought by Qualcomm
X, ByteDance, Booking.com could face tough EU rules
What are the credible alternatives to ChatGPT?
This AI tool is capable of generating a video game from a simple image

Others Also Read