Tell Your Senator: Support H.R. 6800, the HEROES Act / Aprobemos la Ley Heroes (H.R. 6800)
America faces a crisis on three critical fronts: a public health pandemic, an economic free fall and long-standing structural racism. Working people need safe jobs, economic security and freedom from systemic racism. Delivering on economic essentials included in the HEROES Act is an absolute minimum requirement for stopping the free fall into even deeper and deadly racial inequality. Read more . . .
Demand Workers Be Provided with PPE
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed a number of areas in which our nation was simply not prepared. Nowhere is this more true than in the workplace, where far too many men and women have been asked to do their jobs without the personal protective equipment they need to keep themselves and those around them safe.
Personal Protective Equipment is every worker’s right.
Visit unionmaskbrigade.org to download our safety decree demanding that appropriate personal protective equipment be provided to everyone whose work requires it. Print and display in your workplace.
Deadlines for the November 3, 2020
November 2, 5 pm - Deadline for special deputy-assisted voting in nursing homes and care facilities.
November 3 Election day!Polls open at 7 am and close at 8 pm. Absentee ballots must be returned so that they can be delivered to the correct polling place by 8 pm.
School for Workers
Essentials of Union Leadership
September 21 - October 25
Intro to Workers' Compensation
September 29, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Advanced Workers' Compensation
October 5 - November 8
Production Standards & Unions
October 19 - November 8
Preparing for Bargaining
November 2 - November 22
At the Table: The Negotiations Process
November 30 - December 20
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Union Labor News
The right to refuse unsafe work is more important than ever – but expect a fight
by Kathy Wilkes
The COVID-19 pandemic is taking a heavy toll on workers. Reports of job hazards grow increasingly dire as several governors and President Trump push past CDC guidelines to "reopen" the economy while forecasts predict soaring infections and deaths.
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