COVID-19 pandemic: UAW says GM, Ford, FCA agree to implement partial shutdown of facilities in US


Union requested a preemptive two-week shutdown

The United Automobile Workers (UAW) union informed that the three automakers in Detroit—GM, Ford, and FCA—have agreed to address concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic to factory workers by implementing partial shutdown of facilities in the US, according to a report by Automotive News on 17 March.

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