by Brian Young | on Aug 03, 2015

OSHA Heat Stress App

For people who work out in the sun, temperatures in the 80’s and 90’s are no day at the beach.  Depending on the heat index, these days can be extremely dangerous. Now the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 27, 2015

Remembering workers who didn’t come home

For the past 5 years, union leaders from the Building Trades, telecom, utilities, healthcare, law enforcement and other danger element industries get together and go to church. Why is this news?...

by Billy Imandt | on Aug 29, 2014

Happy Labor Day from your Nassau Court Officers

Happy Labor Day to all our brother and sister union members! Remember, it's not just a day off. Unions brought us weekends, the end of child labor, ending of the exploitation of millions of...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 11, 2014

We Love the BLS!

Ranking right up there with OSHA, it's our very favorite government agency - the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In an email from the US Dept of Labor,  more than 30 reporters, editors and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 08, 2013

News from the US Dept. of Labor

A Pennsylvania Natural Gas producer was fined after a worker fatality. J.R. Resources has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for eight safety and health violations at its...

by Rollando Scott | on Sep 05, 2011

Happy Labor Day Local 1109

Special message from President Rolando Scott This is the holiday that unions invented, and our very existence ensures that this holiday remain. Because of the work and sacrifice of many before us, we...

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