Workers walk away from Come by Chance oil refinery

Hundreds of workers at the Come by Chance oil refinery, employed by subcontractors, have walked off of the job. In a job action that began late last night and continued when the day shift showed began today, reportedly up to 700 workers are now protesting outside of the gates of the facility. Early indications suggest that workers are protesting the fact that they were only given one day’s work before they were laid off.

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