United Steelworkers Union http://wunc.org en United Steelworkers Union Reaches Deal With Goodyear, Calls Off Strike http://wunc.org/post/united-steelworkers-union-reaches-deal-goodyear-calls-strike <p>The United Steelworkers Union has reached an agreement with Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company that will avoid a strike at several facilities across the country, including the Goodyear plant in Fayetteville.<br><br>The negotiations were over a four-year labor agreement for 8,500 hourly employees at six plants. Terry Brewington is Vice president of the Fayetteville office of United Steelworkers. He said his union was fighting for cost of living raises, more vacation time for new hires and increased wages for people hired after 2006. Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:35:03 +0000 Sam Sanders 19832 at http://wunc.org United Steelworkers Union Reaches Deal With Goodyear, Calls Off Strike