Verizon Strike Gets Ugly.
Union representatives accused managers of injuring workers with their cars while driving past picket lines. Unions reported Verizon’s non-union employees were injuring picketers, citing one picketer who was hospitalized after a car’s sideview mirror struck the person’s head.
On the other side, the phone giant complained of an unexplained increase in sabotage, finding vandalized equipment, such as purposefully cut fiber optic lines, and hearing reports of picketing laborers preventing replacement workers from entering or leaving job sites. Read more at Forbes here.