DALLAS, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leadership of the Communications Workers of America has notified AT&T* that Mobility employees have voted to ratify a four-year contract.
The agreement, reached Aug. 3, covers all CWA-represented Mobility employees nationwide – more than 40,000 employees. It is focused on benefits, including health care. Wages, pension, and work rules for union-represented Mobility employees are negotiated under separate contracts.
The agreement is the latest to be ratified by AT&T employees – the 15th in 2015 and 2016, collectively covering more than 93,000 employees. Among other contracts recently ratified are:
- Two ratified in August 2016 covering about 3,000 IBEW-represented former DirecTV employees in 14 states.
- One ratified in April 2016 covering more than 9,400 CWA-represented Mobility employees in our Southwest region.
- Three wireline contracts ratified in December 2015 – one with AT&T Southeast wireline operations, and smaller regional contracts covering AT&T Billing Southeast and Southeast Utility Operations – totaling about 24,000 CWA-represented wireline employees in the region.
- Two ratified in June 2015 covering about 16,500 CWA represented wireline employees in our Midwest and Legacy T (also known as AT&T Corp.) contracts.
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
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