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VIDEO: Ultium Members Vote 98% to Ratify Contract that Sets New Standard for EV Industry - UAW | United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America

VIDEO: Ultium Members Vote 98% to Ratify Contract that Sets New Standard for EV Industry - UAW | United Automobile, Aerosp...
LORDSTOWN, Ohio – UAW Local 1112 members voted overwhelmingly to ratify their historic contract at Ultium Cells, which builds battery cells for GM electric vehicles. The local contract, approved by 98% over the weekend, sets a new standard for the EV industry with strong wages and benefits and historic health and safety protections. The Ultium workers […]

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UAW Local 1112 members at Ultium Cells in Lordstown, Ohio have voted overwhelmingly to ratify their historic contract, setting a new standard for the EV industry. The contract, approved by 98% over the weekend, includes strong wages, benefits, and historic health and safety protections. Ultium workers express their satisfaction with the contract in a new video launched by the UAW. The contract, which will see production workers making $35 an hour by October 2027, also includes a 30% raise over three years, an immediate $3,000 bonus, and increased health and safety measures. The contract is seen as setting a powerful precedent for other EV facilities and the entire industry. For more information, visit uaw.org/ultium.

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