General Vice President Sito Pantoja issued the following statement regarding Hurricane Harvey:
“The IAM stands with our sisters and brothers in Texas and Louisiana who are suffering from the catastrophic flooding caused by this once in a lifetime hurricane. The IAM will mobilize disaster relief efforts and employee assistance to aid IAM members in need and work with IAM-represented employers in the region to ensure that all employees are treated fairly during this event. Our hearts go out to those who have lost family members, friends and property due this the storm and we will be right by your side every step of the way.”
IAM members who have suffered a loss, please contact your local lodge representatives for more information regarding the IAM’s disaster relief program.
for more information on the IAM’s disaster relief program and to donate to aid IAM sisters and brothers in need.