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Virtual Briefing: Implications of the 2019 UAW-Detroit Three Contract Negotiations

January 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Please join CAR’s panel of industry experts for a comprehensive discussion of the 2019 UAW agreements with GM, Ford, and FCA. This webinar will include:

  • The first in-depth look at CAR’s estimates of how UAW labor costs will change under the new agreements
  • A review of the negotiation process and lessons learned for other unionized employers—including a look at the historic, six-week UAW strike at GM
  • An examination of the key issues including the tiered wage structure, use of temporary workers, and health care costs along with investment and product allocation commitments
  • A discussion of implications of the new agreements for other automakers and suppliers


January 15
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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