lockout at two PSC Metals Inc. units in Wooster, Ohio, has
ended after workers and management reached a deal on a new
contract Jan. 10.
Employees of the
Mayfield Heights, Ohio-based company were anxious to return to
work Jan. 13 and conceded to meet the recyclers demands,
one PSC Metals worker said.
The terms of the deal
were not disclosed.
Metals declined to comment.
About 10 employees at
the companys Wooster metals recycling yard and 23
employees at its Garn Trucking unit were locked out Dec. 31
after the two sides failed to reach a contract after nine
months of negotiations (
amm.com, Jan. 2).
Workers have voted to
unionize with Teamsters Local 40 and are expected to be
formally inducted into the labor group after the contract is