Make Your Voice Heard in the IAM’s COVID-19 Workplace Survey

June 8, 2020 Admin 0

June 4, 2020

IAM CREST wants to hear from you. Please consider taking part in the IAM CREST COVID-19 Survey on how employers have resumed or maintained operations during this pandemic.

IAM CREST is working with the AFL-CIO, ICWUC and NIH via various work groups regarding how employers are handling the COVID-19 situation in the workplace. This information will be compiled, analyzed and shared with the partners and IAM leadership.

Every effort will be made for responses to remain anonymous and participants will only be contacted by IAM CREST if they indicate they are interested in COVID-19 training. Please submit your responses … Read More...

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A Situation Unparalleled in Our Lifetime

March 16, 2020 Admin 0

March 16, 2020

Dear Sisters and Brothers,  The change enveloping our industry is unprecedented. Each day brings us new revelations about where COVID-19 is spreading and how it is being transmitted. We wake up each day and learn about the latest travel restrictions imposed and what traditional parts of our daily life, such as sporting events, restaurants and our children’s schools, are suddenly closed for business. 

What our industry is experiencing is extraordinary. We have been through deregulation, bankruptcies, industry consolidation and terrorists weaponizing our workplace. But we find ourselves today in a crisis, though temporary, that is unparalleled in … Read More...

IP Martinez Message to IAM Members on COVID-19 Outbreak

March 13, 2020 Admin 0

March 12, 2020

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

I know there is much uncertainty surrounding the evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak that has now been classified as a global pandemic. Our daily routines are being affected by the cancellation of many events in an effort to limit the spread of the virus. I want each and every member of our IAM family to know that the IAM is taking all necessary action to keep all of us safe, while continuing the important work of our union.

The most important thing each of us can do now is to heed the advice of … Read More...

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GVP Pantoja Addresses COVID-19 Pandemic

March 13, 2020 Admin 0

March 12, 2020

Dear Sisters and Brothers,  

As the COVID-19 virus outbreak evolves and expands in the U.S. and across the globe, our industry has been especially vulnerable. It is our business to transport passengers and goods around the world. Unfortunately, this virus uses our workplace to jump from point to point, and that has made some people nervous to use the transportation services we provide. 

Last night, President Trump issued travel restrictions from more than two dozen European countries. Air and rail carriers have also cut service to meet the temporary drop in demand for passenger travel. Our daily … Read More...