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Goodyear to lay off 41 at Danville plant

Tuesday - 1/22/2013, 9:06am  ET

DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is laying off 41 workers at its plant in Danville.

The layoffs are effective Feb. 4.

Goodyear spokeswoman Laura Singleton tells the Danville Register & Bee ( that the layoffs affect hourly workers throughout the plant.

The layoffs will reduce the plant's workforce to 2,150 employees.

The plant makes medium radial commercial truck tires and airplane tires.


Information from: Danville Register & Bee,

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