Arbitrator Rules Against California Agents Continuing Fight For Kincare

An Arbitrator recently denied two grievances regarding our CA members' rights under Labor Code 233, otherwise known as Kincare. First, he denied the grievance of a SAN agent, who the Company had claimed attempted to utilize 29.9 hours under the Kincare provision. The Arbitrator then stated under "Discussion and Conclusions" that,

"The Company needed to ensure it was both protecting and fully

TWU Local 555 Station Representative Of The Quarter Nominations

It is now time to submit your nominations for TWU Local 555 Station Representative of the Quarter for the 3rd quarter of 2017. Please use the below form if you feel one of your local station representatives has gone above and beyond his or her normal duties, and exemplified the dedication that is truly worthy of recognition. The winner will …

IAD Safety Awareness Day In Honor Of Jared Dodson

TWU Local 555 held a Safety Awareness Day, in honor of ramp agent Jared Dodson, who passed away due to injuries sustained on the job at IAD six years ago and would have been 31 years old today. We celebrated his life and a renewed commitment to ensure safe working conditions for all brothers and sisters along with Jared's parents, sister, and niece.