job action

noun
any means, as a work slowdown, of organized protest or pressure by employees to win some goal or gain from their employers.

Origin:
1965–70, Americanism

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Example sentences
Departments will also consider disciplinary action against employees who engage
  in a work stoppage or other unlawful job action.
The airline says that problems resulting from the alleged job action have
  caused the carrier's on-time performance to slip.
Be sure to record enough information to describe each job action without
  getting overly detailed.
Job action contingency planning and implementation procedures.
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