Ford factory workers get five-day, 40-hour week

Ford factory workers get five-day, 40-hour week

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  • The Rise And Fall Of The 40-Hour Workweek

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Henry Ford founded the automobile company with the headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. He introduced a number of methods for large-scale manufacturing of cars, but besides that, he also adopted a 5-day, 40-hour a week policy for his workers. The cut from 6 to 5 days was soon followed by other manufacturers in the country.

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