NLRB v. City Disposal Systems, Inc., 465 U.S. 822 (1984)

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employee Who Solely and on Own Behalf Asserts a Collectively Bargained Right Engages in Concerted Activity

    Date:
    March 21, 2012

    In NLRB v. City Disposal Systems, Inc., 465 U.S. 822 (1984), the Supreme Court addressed whether an employee's honest and reasonable assertion of his right to be free of the obligation to drive unsafe trucks constituted "concerted activity" under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), where the governing collective bargaining agreement provided that employees were not obligated to drive unsafe trucks.