Support IAM Federal Workers

Wear #RedforFeds on Wednesday to show your support for IAM federal workers and their rights on the job. Federal employees and their supporters across the country are asked to wear something red in solidarity for the rights of federal employees, including the right to legitimate representation, due process, and a meaningful voice in the workplace. … Read more

TCU/IAM Convention on Activate L!VE

Don’t miss this Wednesday’s Activate Live from the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, at the 35th Regular Convention of the Transportation Communications Union (TCU-IAM). This week’s show will include TCU National Vice President Matt Hollis and news highlights from across the Machinists Union. Activate L!VE webcasts live each Wednesday at 3 p.m. Eastern on: FacebookYouTubeTwitter … Read more

Portland Rallies to Support PCC Welders

IAM members and community supporters hosted a rally in Portland, OR demanding Precision Castparts sit down at the bargaining table with 100 welders who voted to go IAM last September. The rally marked the one-year anniversary of the election filing date for the highly skilled welders. “The support given us by the IAM has allowed me … Read more

Taking Care of Machinists in the Sooner State

Wrapped up in the minutia of day-to-day living, we sometimes forget as labor representatives that what we do at the table changes lives. And there are a slew of machinist families in Oklahoma reaping the benefits of having a strong IAM contract. They deserve it as these are the hard-working Americans support our brothers and sisters … Read more

Last Chance to Register for EAP IV

Time is running out to register for the EAP IV Program September 16-21, 2018 held at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. Deadline to register is July 22, 2018. The Employee Assistance Program classes equip assistance coordinators with the skills and resources to assist members who are seeking help for … Read more

Keep Yourself and Coworkers Safe from the Effects of Heat

Heat remains the leading weather-related killer in the United States, even though most heat-related deaths are preventable. Shield yourself and those around you from heat illness. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has published its OSHA FactSheet to help protect workers from the effects of heat. Various occupational factors may contribute to illnesses like … Read more

Honoring our Fallen

Atop a hill in Arlington National Cemetery, overlooking Washington D.C., sits the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier which has seen a continuous military guard for over 80 years. A white marble tomb rests about the grave of an unknown soldier from World War I inscribed with the words “Here rests in honored glory an American … Read more

Our Fight to Save Red River Army Depot

The fight to save jobs at Red River Army Depot (RRAD) in Texarkana, TX is far from over. Behind the scenes, the IAMAW has been doing all it can to secure the future for the hard-working men and women who have made this depot the Army’s primary location for ground and tactical systems maintenance operations. “The … Read more