Cat Seeks Replacement Workers for Strikers

June 11, 2012

One day after the deadline for its latest contract proposal passed, Caterpillar has started actively seeking replacement workers to fill in for striking workers at its plant in Joliet, Ill.

According to the Chicago Tribune, the company is advertising for replacements for the 780 workers of The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, who went on strike on May 1.