WSP News Releases

Major Work Stoppages (Annual)

February 13, 2008
Major work stoppages idled 189,000 workers with 1.3 million lost workdays in 2007. The total number of lockouts and strikes beginning in 2007 was 21, including 12 in private industry and nine in State and local governments. The mean length of a work stoppage in 2007 was 10.5 days. More...