IAMAW

International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
IAMAW
  1. IAM Mourns Members Lost to COVID-19 Outbreak

    The deadly COVID-19 pandemic that is sweeping across the globe has infected and taken the lives of thousands, including some of our own IAM Sisters and Brothers. We honor our fallen by celebrating their impact on our lives and the labor movement. They will not be forgotten. We also thank many of our fellow Sisters

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  2. IAM Adopts Alternate Processes Leading Up to Grand Lodge Convention

    In view of the coronavirus pandemic and its disruption to local lodge meetings, IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. has granted special dispensation to all local lodges to utilize alternate procedures concerning three critical, time-sensitive processes related to the upcoming 40th Grand Lodge Convention in San Diego. In an April 6 letter sent to IAM

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  3. IAM Urges Employers to Utilize New Federal Aid, Avoid Layoffs

    The IAM is urging for-profit companies with under 500 employees to remedy any potential hardships or threats of laying off any IAM-represented workers by utilizing a federal aid provision in the recently-enacted CARES Act. The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) allows small employers to receive up to $10 million, or 2.5 times the business’ total payroll

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  4. IAM Grants Members Unemployment Stamp Dispensation Through September 2020

    Due to the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the IAM is immediately waiving unemployment stamp requirements for members to retain membership rights. Members retain their full rights as a result of this six month dispensation of unemployment dues. The suspension of the mandate is effective immediately and applies to dues delinquencies that begin during the

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  5. IAM Leadership Calls for Protection of Canadian Workers

    IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. and IAM Canada General Vice President Stan Pickthall recently sent a letter to Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, encouraging him to take further action to protect frontline workers. “Employers must be held to a higher standard and be accountable; after all, employer policies can also help curb the spread

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