posted by .

Major Tire Company's plant in Charleston, South Carolina was destroyed when Hurricane Hazel hit the coast. The company officially closed the facility after reviewing the damage and terminated all 500 workers. The company did not give the employees 60 days notice, and it is liable under the WARN Act.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Ethical Theory, Business Practice, and the Corpora

    Speedy Motors Company (SMC) gave less than a month notice before they laid off nearly 2,000 workers and closed the facility. This facility had been providing jobs for the community for over 20 years. Terms of the close - what notice …
  2. m/c

    A researcher is hired by a company to ascertain the morale of company employees. The company employs over 10,000 employees. The researcher takes a random sample of 237 employees, interviews each sampled employee, and uses the information …
  3. Business Law

    Assume that federal health investigators are pursuing a report that one of your manufacturing plants has a higher-than-average incidence of cancer among its employees, strecthing back for the files. But if the company turns them over, …
  4. human resource

    1.  Regulations governing the employer-employee relationship are based on agency law and failure of an employee/agent to act according to the employer's instructions could result in liability for the employer.  2.  Misclassification …
  5. Math

    4. The Alan Company bought 80 tickets for a jazz company. After giving away 20 tickets to customers, the company sold the rest to the employees for half of the purchase price. If the company absorbed a $1,000 loss on all tickets , …
  6. Math

    A company finds that one out of five employees will be late to work on a given day. If this company has 42 employees, find the probabilities that the following number of people will get to work on time. (Round your answers to 4 decimal …
  7. history

    Which describes Hurricane Hugo’s impact on South Carolina’s economy?
  8. south carolina history

    Which describes Hurricane Hugo’s impact on South Carolina’s economy?
  9. financial securities

    Cat Bonds An insurance company has sold insurance to cover damage that arises from hurricanes in the South Texas area. If a hurricane occurs, the insurance company is faced with losses as it pays out claims. The magnitude of the losses …
  10. Civics

    A company decided to pass a policy banning cell phones on their property. A group of employees collected signatures to protest. Many of the co-workers who signed the petition were later fired because the petition was deemed disruptive. …

More Similar Questions