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Special (Team Systems) #489179

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 1976
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(Studio) Report on European working conditions.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(W. Germany) Workers at production plants get larger voice in company policies. VW plant featured. Workers still must do same repetitive jobs.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Kalmar, Sweden) 15-20 workers at Volvo plant work together on particular phase of car production. Workers organization work however they want to. Workers can build up stock of cars and take some time off. It is felt happier workers will be absent less and deliver higher quality product. Fiat and VW experiment with same system. There is no United States pressure for such a system.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Studio) Big companies and big unions haven't wanted to try team system.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Utley, Garrick

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