Police said a 50-year-old man working at the Dearborn Works Steel Plant was pronounced dead at the scene after he fell around 3:15 a.m.
When Gamble assumed the UAW presidency in December 2019, he vowed to clean up the corruption in which 15 high-ranking union officials including two presidents, pleaded guilty to embezzling millions of dollars of union money.
It's the latest figure change in a tumultuous couple of years for the UAW, which has seen federal corruption probe leveled against several high-brass employees, as well as the threat of a government takeover.
The 65-year-old Gamble took over the 397,000-member union in 2019 and fended off a threatened federal takeover by agreeing to spending controls and a court-appointed monitor to watch the union's business.
Former United Auto Workers president Gary Jones was sentenced to 28 months in prison for scheming to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars in union dues.
Despite CDC and Michigan HHS guidance, UAW workers can't take their masks off yet as the organization and Detroit's big three have said they will continue to require masks for now.
Former UAW President Dennis Williams has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for an embezzlement scheme where union dues were put into a pot of cash for golf, lodging, and fine dining.
FCA's parent company Stellantis announced its union-represented workers will receive a larger bonus this year than last year after the company posted $29 million in net profit for 2020.
Fiat-Chrysler admitted it paid off leaders of the United Auto Workers in an effort to win concessions in contract negotiations for thousands of factory workers.
The UAW and the federal government have reached a settlement to reform the union after a wide-ranging bribery scandal rocked the organization.
The UAW is pushing for Andy Levin, a congressman from Michigan's 9th District, to be Joe Biden's next labor secretary.
Former UAS President Dennis Williams admitted in court that he 'deliberately looked away' when he suspected union dues were being used for golf, lodging, meals, and more.
Former head of the UAW Dennis Williams was charged Thursday for conspiring to embezzle money. His is the 15th union higher-up charged in a corruption scheme that went on for a decade.
Dennis Williams, a former United Auto Workers president, has been charged with corruption, becoming the 15th person to be charged in a federal investigation.
The UAW has found a buyer for the lakefront house they were building for a former president before heavy scrutiny of the construction came amid a federal probe.
Former president of the United Auto Workers Union Gary Jones pleaded guilty Wednesday, June 3 2020 to his charges stemming from a federal corruption probe.
Those precautions and temperature being taken. All of it is being enforced. But she's talking to workers - many of whom can't wait to leave the house and get back to work. But then there is some concern.
After being closed for two months due to the outbreak, employees were up and at em at Fiat Chrysler's Warren truck assembly plant.
Employees for Michigan's auto industry went back to work amid the state's biggest test to reopen its economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gary Jones, former UAW President, appeared via video conference Thursday to be arraigned on charges resulting from the union corruption scandal.