Scheduled Nurses Strike Is Off

Nurses at Beckley ARH won't be striking, after all.
Steve Ring, WVNS, December 7, 2005

Nurses at Beckley Appalachian Regional Healthcare were planning to go on strike December 12, but that plan is now off.

A strike was averted Tuesday, when the ARH system and a nurses union reached an agreement.

At issue was the nurses' four-year-old collective bargaining agreement.

It allowed (sic) nurses to work three 12-hour shifts without getting overtime pay. ... Scheduled