Author Archives: TWU Local 555

Staffing Numbers for the Week of 11/11/2017

In an effort to assist our local with ensuring the part-time percentages are within the contractual limits, the staffing numbers will be posted each week with links available at Resources->Documents. Please contact us with any discrepancies you may find.

Note: The company has changed the format for the staffing numbers as of the 08/27/16 report. 

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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

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.