Automation

US Government Pushes UBER Automated Cars But No Planning Or Funds For Workers Who Will Lose Jobs

US Government Pushes UBER Automated Cars But No Planning Or Funds For Workers Who Will Lose Jobs
This US government competition could completely change the American city
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/can-a-wonked-ou...

U.S. Ports Should Work With Unions on Automation, Labor Secretary Says "The president of the ILWU Local 13 in Los Angeles, Bobby Olvera Jr., said there was a “huge loss” of jobs when one L.A. terminal introduced automation"

U.S. Ports Should Work With Unions on Automation, Labor Secretary Says "The president of the ILWU Local 13 in Los Angeles, Bobby Olvera Jr., said there was a “huge loss” of jobs when one L.A. terminal introduced automation"
U.S. Ports Should Work With Unions on Automation, Labor Secretary Says
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said U.S. ports should consider automation to compete with high-tech rival destinations abroad, but labor should be involved in the process

ILWU Longshoremen maintain clout in era of globalization and automation

ILWU Longshoremen maintain clout in era of globalization and automation
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-dockworker-pay-20150301-story.html...
The continued strength of the longshoremen's union was made evident in the recent labor dispute at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles. (Irfan Khan, Los Angeles Times)
By CHRIS KIRKHAM AND ANDREW KHOUR

Ethics On the Waterfront: Where have All the Humans Gone? ILWU Coast Contract Fight Over Technology

Ethics On the Waterfront: Where have All the Humans Gone? ILWU Coast Contract Fight Over Technology
http://www.citywatchla.com/lead-stories-hidden/7663-ethics-on-the-waterf...
07 Oct 2014
CITYWATCH-LA Harbor
Written by James Preston Allen

Global Supply Chain News: Automation Emerging as Key Issue in West Coast Port Negotiations "The good news is that the peak season for 2014, when manufacturers and retailers bring in merchandise for Christmas shoppers, is just about over."

Global Supply Chain News: Automation Emerging as Key Issue in West Coast Port Negotiations "The good news is that the peak season for 2014, when manufacturers and retailers bring in merchandise for Christmas shoppers, is just about over."
http://www.scdigest.com/ONTARGET/14-09-25-1.PHP?cid=8521&ctype=content

- Sept. 25, 2014 -

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