When it decided to close its Norwood plant, General Motors, a US auto manufacturer, offered all the employees participation in a voluntary separation plan that would give them a lump-sum payment. When asked, GM told the workers that a more generous package would not be offered and the workers accepted the plan. However the company…
BPIR Categories13.8 Manage legal and ethical issues
9.3.6 Restructure & rightsize workforce
9.8.1 Manage labour-management relationships.