Contract dispute

Northbound traffic stopped on the Golden Gate Bridge following a multi-vehicle crash, April 24, 2012. (CBS)

Unions Representing Golden Gate Transit District Workers Announce 1-Day Strike

Bus maintenance and dispatch workers for Golden Gate Highway & Transportation District will go on a one-day strike Friday, October 17th as a contract dispute continues with district management.


A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

BART Management, Union Reach A Deal

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and labor union leaders announced a new deal early Saturday, saying the unresolved issue over a paid medical leave contract clause has been resolved.


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BART, Unions Prepare For Hearing Instead Of Negotiate

Negotiators for BART and unions representing about 2,400 employees didn’t meet Tuesday and instead prepared for a hearing that a fact-finding panel appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown will hold on Wednesday.


Commuters wait to board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train during rush hour. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Governor’s Board Sets Public Hearing To Probe BART Labor Dispute

A board created to investigate Bay Area Rapid Transit’s ongoing labor fight will hold a public hearing to examine the contract dispute between BART’s management and unions.


Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

5,000 Nurses At 10 Bay Area Hospitals Stage Walkout

Roughly 5,000 registered nurses from 10 Sutter and Hospital Corporation of America hospitals throughout the Bay Area are striking Tuesday, charging that the hospitals are making cuts in nurses’ benefits and patient care standards.


Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

Bay Area Nurses Set To Strike At 10 Hospitals

Union officials say thousands of Bay Area nurses are set to walk off the job early Tuesday in what will be the second strike this month by nurses represented by the California Nurses Association.


Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

Nurses At Bay Area Sutter Hospitals Staging Strike On Tuesday

Nurses who work at seven Bay Area hospitals operated by Sutter Health are set to walk off the job Tuesday morning as part of a one-day strike.


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More Than 4,000 Bay Area Nurses Go On Strike

Thousands of nurses at several Sutter Health hospitals in the Bay Area have walked off the job on Wednesday, part of a scheduled one-day strike over ongoing contract negotiations.



Stanford Hospitals Declare Impasse Over Nurse Contracts

The stalemate comes after more than 12 months of failure to reach a contract.


Judge Rules in Favor of AC Transit Drivers

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ An Alameda County Superior Court judge has granted a preliminary injunction, preventing AC Transit from imposing further work rules against union bus drivers.