Workers in the warehouse of the multinational e-commerce company Amazon in Alabama Most people refuse to create This will be the company’s first union in the United States, which will be conducted in a public vote this Friday.
In this way, after careful scrutiny of 71% of the 3,215 votes, more than half of the technical workers who oppose the establishment of a trade union have been made. 1.798.
As far as union supporters are concerned, only collected 738 supports, Less than half of the opponent.
This The final result has not been verified According to the National Labour Relations Board (National Labour Relations Board), if union members believe that there are irregularities in this process, they can still choose to fight legally.
After about two full weeks, the review will begin this Thursday Discussion between company and union members For the validity of each vote, the process is carried out in secret and carried out by voting.
According to union news, Amazon rejected hundreds of votes.
From a groundbreaking point of view, voting was conducted extensively across the country, even when US President Joe Biden made a firm statement in early March, he implicitly mentioned the case. The public defense and organization rights of the trade union.
According to Forbes magazine, the company run by the world’s richest man Jeff Bezos is America’s second largest employerThe company is only behind the Walmart supermarket chain. Since the pandemic began, its business and profits have skyrocketed, and it has hired thousands of new workers.
however, The company does not have any union In the country, and known for her resolute opposition to the organization of employees, she demonstrated this many times throughout the campaign in the Alabama warehouse.