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June 8, 2021

No deal: Volvo truck workers back on strike in Virginia

DUBLIN, Va. (AP) — Nearly 3,000 workers at a Volvo truck plant in southwest Virginia went back on strike Monday after they overwhelmingly rejected another tentative 6-year agreement over a wide range of concerns, the United Auto Workers said.

Meanwhile, it's back to the negotiating table for the union and management at the New River Valley plant. The workers' bargaining committee has requested a meeting to discuss open issues including the interview process for future hires, health care, wages, health and safety issues, working conditions, plant shift operations, contractual time off and wage progression, UAW said.

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