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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  • Improved Triumph Contract Ratified, Ending 6-Week Lockout June 23, 2016
    IAM members voted Wednesday to accept a four-year contract offer from Triumph Composite Systems in Spokane, WA. More than 400 workers at the plant had been locked out for over six weeks. IAM Local 86 members in Spokane, WA voted this week by 82 percent to ratify a new four-year contract with Triumph Composite Systems, […]
  • IAM Part of Healing Process in Orlando June 23, 2016
    The IAM mobilized last week in Orlando to aid IAM members, their families and the community following the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub. Unfortunately, two IAM members have been directly affected. IAM member and Southwest Airlines Customer Service Representative (CSR) Angelique Caro was shot and wounded. IAM member and United Airlines CSR Angel Mendez lost […]
  • New Contractor at Red River Army Depot is Gutting Health Care June 23, 2016
    IAM members at Red River Army Depot near Texarkana, TX are fighting an attempt from the depot's new primary contractor, VSE Corp., to drastically increase employee health care costs while reducing their benefits. When a new contractor takes over at a government site, union employees are entitled to the same rates of pay and benefits […]
  • On-the-Job Accident Takes Life of Ohio IAM Member June 23, 2016
    IAM Local 1471 members at Core Molding Technologies in Columbus, OH began their week with tragic news. A coworker and union brother, Timothy Underwood, had succumbed to injuries sustained in an early morning plant accident. IAM members at Core produce composites used to produce vehicle parts. "On behalf of the District 54 family I send […]
  • IAM Praises Long-Awaited Chemical Law Overhaul June 23, 2016
    President Obama just signed the first update to the nation's toxic chemical review law in 40 years. A long-awaited update to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), which regulates the use of chemicals for workers and consumers, passed both houses of Congress and reached the President's desk after much back and forth between lawmakers, and […]
  • Strike Vote Sends Clear Message to Lockheed Martin June 21, 2016
    Members of IAM District 776 in Ft. Worth, TX send a clear message to Lockheed Martin by voting overwhelmingly for a strike authorization leading up to the July 10 contract expiration. IAM District 776 members sent a strong message to Lockheed Martin negotiators by overwhelmingly voting to authorize a strike if an acceptable agreement can't […]
  • Locked-Out Members at Triumph to Vote on New Contract June 21, 2016
    IAM District 751 negotiators and Triumph Composite Systems have reached a tentative agreement that could end the five-week-long labor dispute at the Spokane, WA aerospace manufacturing plant. Union members who work at the plant will vote on the proposed four-year agreement on Wednesday. The two sides came to the tentative agreement after three days of […]
  • IAM Fight to Protect Canadian Aircraft Maintenance Jobs Moves to Senate June 21, 2016
    IAM members visit the Canadian Parliament to speak out against a bill that would make it easier to outsource Canadian aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul work. The IAM is continuing to offer common-sense alternatives to a bill moving through the Canadian Parliament that threatens the job security of highly-skilled aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) […]
  • Labor Ready as Missouri Republicans Latest to Target Voter Rights June 21, 2016
    AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and the entire labor family are rallying to protect voting rights and fighting new efforts to disenfranchise minority voters. Extremists in the Republican-controlled Missouri Legislature recently voted to add a new constitutional amendment option to the ballot this November that would make it easier for lawmakers to impose new voting requirements. […]
  • Last Chance to Enter the 2016 IAM Photo Contest June 21, 2016
    Last year's first place award went to Joel Woods of IAM Maine Lobstering Union Local 207 in Rockport, ME for his photo of member Tyrone Brown titled "Getting Ready for the Season." Don't miss your last opportunity to show your talent and feature your Brothers and Sisters at work by entering the 2016 IAM Photo […]

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