Monthly Archives: May 2015

Honor the Fallen

Spend time with your family to honor the people who have paid the ultimate sacrifice, so that we could live. More importantly, educate your young kids about memorial day and its importance:   Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. Over two dozen cities and towns claim to be the birthplace of Memorial Day. While Waterloo N.Y. was officially declared

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AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #36

May 13, 2015 The District 4 Midwest bargaining team was able to reach a tentative agreement covering both Core wireline and COS with AT&T Midwest today. The bargaining team is currently working to finalize terms that will be presented to Midwest CWA members for formal approval and ratification. The team was able to negotiate a three year agreement which includes general wage increases, new healthcare options, and increases to our pensions. Additionally,

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AT&T stated to us that they have the right when to tell an employee that he or she cannot  wear a Dust mask. Whether an employee voluntarily wears a mask provided by the employee or if the employer provides the protection- the employee has the right to wear the mask.  Please read the OSHA Safety Order Below: Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders Group 16. Control of Hazardous Substances Article 107. Dusts, Fumes, Mists, Vapors and

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