Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday.
Kaiser Permanente pharmacists decided Monday to delay a strike following last-minute negotiations with the hospital group.
A strike would mean no one available to fill prescriptions.
A proposed strike by 1,400 pharmacists could shut down Kaiser Permanente pharmacies in Southern California on Monday.
Truck drivers who haul cargo in and out of the twin Ports of LA and Long Beach planned to go on a two-day strike Monday that they said was directed not at the busy ports themselves but at the companies that employ drivers.
About 13,000 University of California hospital workers voted to go on strike March 24, according to the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees.
Los Angeles County social workers who staged a six-day strike say they’ve reached tentative agreement on a new contract that will lower their caseloads.
A four-day strike by county social workers ended Tuesday afternoon, with the county asking union leaders to return to the bargaining table.
Los Angeles county called in a mediator as a strike by social workers reached its fifth day.
Thousands of children’s social workers went on strike Thursday after contract talks with Los Angeles County officials broke down.
Workers at all University of California hospitals and nine UC campuses walked off the job Wednesday in a one-day strike over safe staffing issues.
Some University of California hospital workers will participate in a union strike on Wednesday.
Truck drivers are three companies at the Port of Los Angeles walked off the job Monday as part of a 36-hour strike protesting unfair labor practices.
Thousands of Los Angeles County workers walked off their jobs Tuesday as they demand higher wages.
A complaint has been filed on behalf of thousands of University of California hospital workers who claim they were threatened when they went on a two-day strike in May.