News From: IBEW

IBEW Teams Up to Help Protect Your Child
by Guest Post | on Jul 13, 2017

IBEW Assists National ID Program

Every year around 800,000 kids in the United States goes missing and another 50,000 go missing in Canada. That means that one child is missing every 40 seconds and when this occurs very few parents...

by Press and Media | on Jul 11, 2017

Residential Union Rates

IBEW Local 48 has a unique idea for competing in the residential construction market.

by Guest Post | on Jul 10, 2017

Lineworker Appreciation Day

If you’ve ever experienced a power outage – especially in the dead of winter or during a sweltering heatwave – and breathed a sigh of relief when the lights came back on, take a...

by Guest Post | on Jun 26, 2017

Canada Repeals Laws Aimed at Crippling Unions

Making good on a campaign pledge, the Liberal government under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau passed Bill C-4 into law, reversing the course set by the previous administration. One, Bill C-377,...

by Guest Post | on Jun 09, 2017

Trump Bans Union Inspections

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has rescinded an Obama-era rule that allowed union safety experts to serve as employee representatives during OSHA inspections even if the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 08, 2017

The Art of Tongue Biting

I had to go to a Lobby Day in my State's Capital. When you're a union guy, educating elected officials can be a daunting task and sometimes elected union leaders spend almost too...

by Brian Young | on May 26, 2017

Union Vols for America's Pastime

Part of what attracts some members to a union is the idea that there is a brother and sisterhood among the coworkers.  This bond encourages members to look out for their fellow employees and to...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 23, 2017

Prudential Center Broadcasters Join the IBEW

For the last ten years, the Prudential Center has hosted some of the biggest events in New Jersey, including New Jersey Devils, Seton Hall Basketball, Disney on Ice and even Monster Jam. Now the...

by Buddy Thoman | on May 10, 2017

Nuclear power is 97% carbon free

Here at Local Union 94, our number one priority is jobs.  Jobs, and more specifically, dependable Union jobs, provide financial stability for not only the individual and families,...

by Press and Media | on Apr 24, 2017

These Jobs are gone because of Trump

It’s a long article – but deal with it, it’s the New York Times – fake news according to con artist celebrity-a-president. You see, 70% of the workers losing their jobs at the...