Union Member Rights and Officer Responsibilities Under the LMRDA The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA) guarantees certain rights to union members and imposes certain responsibilities on union officers. More >>
The IAM is a large and diverse organization, representing 720,000 members across North America. Each member makes a significant contribution to the success of the union. The mission of the IAM Headquarters is to help individual members realize that potential. The departments of the IAM mirror the diversity of the members that form the union.
After months of pressure from trade unions, the right to strike has been recognized by the employers’ group at the International Labour Organization (ILO) following a crucial tripartite meeting in Geneva from 23 to 25 February.
In reaction to news that Benetton will compensate victims of the 2013 Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh, IndustriALL Global Union and UNI - the two global unions that have been campaigning on behalf of the victims - issued the following response.
Rio Tinto cut short a meeting with global union leaders when the leaders rejected the company’s demand to end their campaign exposing Rio Tinto’s unsustainable practices.
Thousands of members of IndustriALL affiliate United Steelworkers (USW) National Oil Bargaining Program have gone on strike over health and safety issues in the industry.
German metalworkers’ union, IG Metall, has succeeded in securing a 3.4 per cent pay rise in a deal with employers following warning strikes by more than 850,000 workers nationwide.
It is now widely recognized that factors outside of health known as social determinants, such as the community in which you live, can effect one’s health. Community characteristics and resources have been linked to health outcomes, and can widely differ community to community. That’s why we decided to focus this issue of The Rural Connection on the impact of community on health to highlight some of the many efforts underway that support rural communities where our Veterans reside. This issue is the second in a four-part series on the impact that the social determinants of health have on Veterans in rural communities. In case you missed it, last quarter’s issue featured the impact of employment on Veterans’ health and well-being.
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union has developed and established guidelines in the event of a natural disaster, flood, hurricane, tornado, etc., affecting the lives of our mem bers and their families.
Click here for a copy of the Disaster Relief Guidelines.
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union Retiree Coordinator Guidelines will provide a starting pklace to establish your Retiree Club.
Click here for your copy of the Retiree Coordinator Guidelines.