Nothing stopping Tesla group at our car plant from voting union. Could accomplish that tmrw in the event that they needed. But why pay union dues & quit inventory choices for nothing? Our security document is 2X higher than when plant was UAW & everyone already will get healthcare.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 21, 2018
Musk’s assertion was a response to somebody asking concerning the reviews that got here out final 12 months accusing Tesla of getting poor office security and of getting an anti-union administration. The courtroom stated the tweet quantities to threatening staff that they’d be giving up company-paid inventory choices in the event that they be a part of a union.
The choose now desires Tesla to reinstate and provide backpay to a pro-union worker and to revoke a warning situation to a different one. Further, the ruling states that the corporate should maintain a gathering at its Fremont, CA meeting plant to learn a discover to staff admitting that Tesla broke labor laws and to clarify their rights. Elon Musk should additionally attend that assembly. That stated, Tesla can nonetheless enchantment the choose’s ruling and find yourself not doing any of these.