FILE Image: A Harley-Davidson Inc. image is witnessed at the Paris auto evidently clearly show in Paris, France, Oct. four, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Image
(Reuters) – Harley-Davidson Inc’s unionized workers in Milwaukee and Tomahawk, Wisconsin, on Monday ratified a new 5-calendar yr labor arrangement for a 14 per cent wage maximize about the life span of the contract.
The agreements in region at all of its Wisconsin functions also include things like a signing reward, two unique variable incentive techniques, pension enhancements for existing-working day workers and a retirement incentive.
These agreements, ratified by the United Steelworkers (USW) and the Intercontinental Affiliation of Machinists and Aerospace Workers’ Lodge, go more than far more than a single,000 workers in the Milwaukee-position and Tomahawk.
Just before this thirty day period, the workers skilled turned down the bike maker’s proposal for a 5-calendar yr contract, citing non-financial issues this kind of as shorter expression workers and occupation protection.
Reporting by Sanjana Shivdas in Bengaluru Modifying by James Emmanuel