Month: April 2019

It Pays to Join the IAM

The Western Territory is extremely proud to announce impressive gains for two first contracts at separate Air Force Bases in the region. The workers who joined the IAM late last year saw unprecedented raises and obtained remarkable job securities for themselves and their families in these first contracts. The two groups consist of 17 Lockheed […]

IAM CREST Holds HAZMAT Training

IAM CREST in collaboration with the International Chemical Workers Union Council held a 32-hour chemical response training last week at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. Members from various locals participated in the training, which was made available by grant funding. The sessions included both classroom and hands-on training designed […]

Registration is Open for the 2019 IAM Safety and Health Conference

Registration is now open for the 2019 IAM Safety and Health Conference to be held August 11-16 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD. Download the call letter and registration information. The conference is a great opportunity for IAM members to enhance their safety awareness and receive training in multiple areas, including: […]

New Hampshire Flight Safety Workers Join IAM

Twelve workers who provide safety services at Pease Air National Guard Base in Portsmouth, NH recently joined the IAM. The new members employed by Flight Safety Services Corporation, provide critical safety services including repairing flight simulators for training aircrews and simulators that teach workers how to load and fuel airplanes. “Many of these workers were […]