Please click on the link attached to review the proposed Equalization of Winter Snow & Ice Overtime Supplemental Agreement. This document will be reviewed, discussed and voted on at the October 6, 2016 General Membership meeting.
Facts and figures on union membership for 2015, Michigan sees uptick in union members
WASHINGTON DC February 5, 2016– Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor released its annual report on union membership and earnings.
Nationally, the union membership rate– the percent of wage and salary workers who were members of unions– remained largely unchanged from 2014 to 2015.
Settle, Stipulate & Keep it Simple
At the Miami program last week, one of New York’s top labor arbitrators gave advice on three, infrequently discussed aspects of labor-management relations.
There are two schools of arbitrators - those who will suggest that the parties settle and those who come into the hearing with only the intention of writing a decision.