Questions tagged [unions]

Unions are associations of employees joined together in the common cause of their standards of work. Unions primarily deal with the level of wages, the conditions of employment, and of particular interest the health and safety of employees. Unions are heavily regulated in most countries, but the regulations vary considerably from location to location.

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When should one consider unionizing in the US?

When should one consider joining or perhaps even creating a trade union in the US, as opposed to taking other actions? That is, when would it do more good for the person, rather than doing him or her ...
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Is it better to go to my shop steward or to my supervisor

There's a new problem with some equipment. Since OSHA visited the plant last year we got some stuff fixed, but now we got new safety equipment and rules we have to follow that make things worse. So ...