Tyson strike over

Workers vote to end the bitter, three-week-long diapute at the Alberta beef plant
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 11/21/2005

A deal to end the bitter three-week strike at Tyson Foods Inc.'s Lakeside Packers beef plant in Alberta has been reached.

Workers voted on Friday, Nov. 4 to ratify the contract that includes wage increases, new rules on break times and a provision for no strikes or lockouts in the future.

The union leadership had said that it expected the deal to be ratified and that workers were looking forward to returning to work.