IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area

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Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010

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  • It's Hot! Here's How to Stay Cool, Safe. July 26, 2016
    Even though most heat-related deaths are preventable, heat is the leading weather-related killer in the United States. With sweltering temperatures and high humidity continuing throughout the U.S. and Canada, please take steps to avoid heat-related illnesses at home, play and work. The body cools itself through perspiration, but during hot and humid weather sweating isn't […]
  • What We're Hearing at the Democratic National Convention July 26, 2016
    Many presidential elections have been called the most important of our livesâ€"this year that sentiment may not be hyperbole. As Bernie Sanders would say, this election is "YUGE!" If you're like many working Americans, you want an economy that lifts up all of us, public schools that give every child the opportunity to succeed, enough […]
  • Congratulations to the 2016 IAM Scholarship Winners July 26, 2016
    The 2016 IAM Scholarship competition has concluded and the winners have been announced. Click here to view the full list of recipients. "Congratulations to this year's IAM Scholarship recipients, and thank you to all who participated in the competition," said IAM Safety and Health Department Director Jim Reid, whose department administers the popular program. "Thank […]
  • IAM's Diversity on Display at W3 July 26, 2016
    The IAM's message can't reach everyone's ears if it's only spoken in one language. That's why classes are delivered in three different languages at the William W. Winpisinger Center. During the course of a single week in July, instructors at the Hollywood, MD training center were teaching classes in English, Spanish and French. Members were […]
  • Martinez Announces Rother as Transportation Department Communications Representative July 26, 2016
    International President Bob Martinez has announced the appointment of Larry Rother as the IAM's Transportation Department Communications Representative. A 20-year member of the Communications Workers of America (CWA), Rother's experience is rooted in both the labor movement and private sector communications. Rother coordinated Verizon strike communications for the Communications Workers of America (CWA), leading to […]
  • Important Notice! IAM Retiree Rally for Hillary Date, Time & Venue Has Changed July 22, 2016
      The Democratic National Committee's Seniors Coordinating Council meeting, previously scheduled for Wednesday, July 27, has been moved to Thursday, July 28 from 12 to 2 p.m. In addition, the meeting will now take place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA 19107, Room 121BC. Attendees must RSVP no later than by […]
  • Why is a Bureau of Labor Statistics Contractor Not Bargaining in Good Faith? July 21, 2016
    IAM members at Office Remedies, Inc. in Atlanta, a contractor for the Bureau of Labor Statistics, hold a rally outside the Sam Nunn Federal Building. The company has refused to bargain in good faith. The important information we have on the economyâ€"data on unemployment, wages, unions and moreâ€"doesn't just appear out of thin air. Men […]
  • IAM Secures First Contract for Phoenix Airport Workers July 21, 2016
    The IAM this week welcomed approximately 25 new fleet service workers employed by McGee Air Services, an Alaska Airlines subsidiary. The union's recognition and first contract commenced as the company began operations at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, performing all ramp service work previously done by Delta Global Services (DGS). "We are pleased to have achieved […]
  • Time Running Out to Register for LCLAA's National Convention July 21, 2016
    The Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) is hosting its 21st National Membership Convention in Orlando, FL at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort August 18-20, 2016. IAM International President Bob Martinez will be receiving LCLAA's Montemayor-Barraza Distinguished Service Award at the conference's closing gala on Saturday, August 20. The deadline for a special hotel […]
  • 'Rock Against the TPP' Summer Tour Kicking Off Soon July 21, 2016
    The fight against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is headed to the main stage. Watch the promo video. The Rock Against the TPP Tour is hitting the road to educate the public on the job-killing trade bill and the devastating effects it would have on workers. The tour, which is free to attend, is headlined by […]

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