An organization of workers joined to protect their common interests and improve their working conditions.

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The union had negotiated the terms of the employees employment so there were no unclear or ambiguous issues that could arise.

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Unions will often have their workers go on strike until a deal with their employing company can be reached to create acceptable working conditions.

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With recent calls for an increase in minimum wage many workers in the food services industry are banding together with the hopes of forming a union to promote better pay and working conditions.

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