WELCOME TO LABORERS' LOCAL #373
Located in beautiful Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, we are a labor union that represents close to 2,000 workers in all phases of construction. Founded back in 1964, our union has been involved in some of the biggest projects in the area, including the airport, the new sports stadiums, skyscrapers, and countless other projects, both large and small.
Our jurisdiction covers Allegheny County. We are affiliated with the Laborers' District Council of Western Pennsylvania, a subsidiary of LiUNA(Laborers' International Union of North America). We also are affiliated with the local, state, and national Building Trades, as well as the local, state, and national AFL-CIO organization.
WHAT WE DO: We tend other building tradesman on large commercial projects, both public and private, as well as city, county, and private housing projects. Duties our members perform may include concrete work, forklift driving, scaffold building, etc... Our laborers are well-trained in the environmental field as well, servicing our asbestos removal, lead remediation, and hazardous waste contractors.
NOTICE TO MEMBERS ABOUT DUES REMINDER LETTERS!
We are very sorry for the inconvenience it may cause you; however, we are no longer permitted to send reminder notices for late dues per the LIUNA Constitution, Article VIII, Section 4 which states:
The monthly dues are due on the first day of the month and unless paid on or before the last day of the following month, the member shall be deemed suspended by the International Union without notice.
Please remember to keep up to date with your monthly dues. If they are being deducted by a contractor, please send a copy of your paystub to the union hall. As always, if there are any questions, please contact the office.
WILLIAM BROOKS MATTHEW McHUGH
Business Manager Secretary-Treasurer
BEAVER COUNTY CRACKER PLANT - HAZARDOUS WASTE CERTIFICATION NEEDED!
The Training Center has been holding numerous Hazardous Waste classes. If/when this plants goes, their will be a major call-out for members. One certification they will be looking for to hire you will be a valid Hazardous Waste card. Without this certification, you may not be able to work there. Please, sign up for this class ASAP!!!!
2014 WORKERS MEMORIAL DAY
WHAT HAVE LABOR UNIONS DONE FOR US, AND FOR ALL!
As we celebrate the holiday season, take a minute to reflect on everything that Labor Unions have made possible for both Union and non-union workers alike throughout this country:
|1) WEEKENDS WITHOUT WORK||2) ALL BREAKS AT WORK, INCLUDING YOUR LUNCH BREAK!|
|3) PAID VACATIONS||4) FAMILY & MEDICAL LEAVE ACT(FMLA)|
|5) SICK LEAVE||6) SOCIAL SECURITY|
|7) MINIMUM WAGE||8) CIVIL RIGHTS ACT/TITLE VII - PROHIBITS EMPLOYER DISCRIMINATION|
|9) 8-HR WORK DAY||10) OVERTIME PAY|
|11) CHILD LABOR LAWS||12) OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH ACT(OSHA)|
|13) 40-HR WORK WEEK||14) WORKERS' COMPENSATION(WORKERS' COMP)|
|15) UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE||16) PENSIONS|
|17) WORKPLACE SAFETY STANDARDS & REGULATIONS||18) EMPLOYER HEALTH CARE INSURANCE|
|19) COLLECTIVE BARGAINING RIGHTS FOR EMPLOYEES||20) WRONGFUL TERMINATION LAWS|
|21) AGE DISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT ACT OF 1967(ADEA)||22) WHISTLEBLOWER PROCTECTION LAWS|
|23) EMPLOYEE POLYGRAPH PROTECTION ACT(EPPA) - PROHIBITS EMPLOYERS FROM USING A LIE DETECTOR TEST ON AN EMPLOYEE|
|24) VETERAN'S EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING SERVICES(VETS)||25) COMPENSATION INCREASES AND EVALUATIONS(i.e. RAISES)|
|26) SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWS||27) AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT(ADA)|
|28) HOLIDAY PAY||29) EMPLOYER DENTAL, LIFE, AND VISION INSURANCE|
|30) PRIVACY RIGHTS||31) PREGNANCY AND PARENTAL LEAVE|
|32) MILITARY LEAVE||33) THE RIGHT TO STRIKE|
|34) PUBLIC EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN||35) LAWS ENDING SWEATSHOPS IN THE UNITED STATES|
|36) EQUAL PAY ACTS OF 1963 & 2011 - REQUIRES EMPLOYERS PAY MEN & WOMEN EQUALLY FOR THE SAME AMOUNT OF WORK|
NOTICE: AS OF JUNE 4 2013, WE ARE SWITCHING OUR MONTHLY MEETING LOCATION BACK TO THE TEAMSTERS TEMPLE IN LAWRENCEVILLE. FOR DIRECTIONS AND MEETING TIMES, PLEASE CLICK "ABOUT US", THEN "UNION MEETINGS" ABOVE. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
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- NEXT UNION MEETING: TUESDAY, MAY 6
- NEW!! REPUBLICANS ONCE AGAIN GOING AFTER OUR RIGHT TO ORGANIZE!
- NEW!! DAMAGING PREVAILING WAGE BILLS MAKE IT OUT OF COMMITTEE AND WILL BE BROUGHT UP FOR VOTE
- UNION DUES INCREASE STARTING JANUARY 1, 2014
- REPRESENTATIVE DUNBAR GOING AFTER PLA'S!
- TRAINING CENTER ANDROID PHONE APP
- LOCAL #373 AND THE TRAINING CENTER ARE NOW ON FACEBOOK
- QUALIFYING FOR THE PREMIER PLAN OF BENEFITS
- CHANGES TO TRAINING CENTER ASBESTOS NOTIFICATION LETTERS
- 2013 CHANGES TO UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION IN PENNSYLVANIA
- VETERANS HOSPITALS DEALING WITH NOT USING PLA'S; NOW DEALING WIH MAJOR ISSUES
- REPUBLICANS ATTACK ASBESTOS LICENSING!
- REPUBLICAN TURZAI GOING AFTER PREVAILING WAGE
- THANKS, TIM MURPHY!
- I.C.R.A. TRAINING MANDATORY FOR UPMC HOSPITALS
- LABOR DAY PARADE 2013 PICTURES
- FIND MY LEGISLATOR / LiUNA BUILDS AMERICA