Ford closed and then reopened its Chicago Assembly plant twice in less than 24 hours after two workers tested positive for Covid-19. It also sent workers home early Wednesday at a plant in Michigan due to a worker testing positive.
CNBC. Thu, 21 May 2020 03:14:47 GMT.
General Motors Co signaled it has pushed back the tentative date for restarting operations at its auto assembly plant in the central Mexican city of Silao to May 21 from May 20, according to a message to workers seen by Reuters on Tuesday.
Reuters. Tue, 19 May 2020 18:21:45 -0400.
In a new study, researchers found that closing of local automotive assembly plants may be one of the factors that has led to increases in deaths from opioid overdose.
By Robert Glatter, Md, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 30 Dec 2019 16:13:00 +0000.
A Windsor judge has found four Unifor leaders in contempt for strikes that have taken place outside Nemak's west Windsor auto parts assembly plant since Labour Day.
CBC News. Fri, 13 Sep 2019 17:46:04 EDT.
Employees of Warner Music Group Inc. for the last several weeks have been toiling in the same red brick building where men who could have been their great-grandfathers put together shiny black automobiles. ...
Roger Vincent. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 7 Apr 2019 05:00:00 PDT.
A sprawling General Motors assembly plant near Youngstown will be idled Wednesday after more than 50 years producing cars and other vehicles, a move that will eliminate nearly 1,700 hourly positions by months' end. ...
Mark Gillispie and Tom Krisher. Chicago Tribune. Wed, 6 Mar 2019 05:50:00 PST.