|LOCAL 8-957 Morgantown, WV|
Your Rights As a Union Member:
In any situation which may result in discipline, even an investigatory interview, you have the right to have a steward present. It is your responsibility to ask for a steward. You should tell your boss: “If this discussion could in any way lead to my being disciplined or terminated, or affect my personal working conditions, I respectfully request that my union steward, representative, or officer be present at the meeting. Without representation, I choose not to answer any questions.”
1. The supervisor must inform you of the reason for the investigation.
The Company has posted the Peak Demand Weeks for 2014 in order to allow employees to make vacation plans during popular vacation weeks and to permit the Company to better plan production during those periods... Read more >>>
The next Monthly Union Meetings will be held ...
Monday March 10, 2014
Place: Ramada Inn
Times: 7:45am 12:45pm and 4:00 pm
Discussion on General Issues, reports and Union Business
Members of the United Steelworkers Local 8-957 Women of Steel donated over 100 backpacks for Christian Help and volunteered on distribution day. Families lined the street in downtown Morgantown to wait their turn to pick out clothing items and backpacks filled with school supplies.photo
Women of Steel would like to thank the membership of local 8-957 for their support by purchasing candy bars in the cafeteria. Over 700 children from Marion, Monongalia and Preston Counties received backpacks and were very thankful for our help.
Your continued support will help us fund the Toys for Tots and Nursing Home projects.Read more >>>
Thank You !
November 11 is Veterans Day. We would like thank all our members who haved served in the military or have family members who served or are currently serving in the military. It is important for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes who have gave all for the freedoms we often take for granted. Your service to our country is greatly appreciated.
NGP will be here from October 13th through October 18th for yearly enrollment for Local 8-957. They will be in the breakout room of the cafeteria from 3:00 am to 7:30 pm on these dates to answer any questions, assist in filing claims and pasing out literature on the plans they offer.
Please take the time to stop by and talk to them.
Click here for their website: http://www.ngp-ins.com/
USW Local 8-957, in association with PerksCard, Is proud to provide you with your PerksCard. This entitles you and your family to discounts from "Featured Merchants" right where you live and work.
Once Registered you will be able to view discounts from local "Featured Merchants" specifically for USW Local 8-957.
New discounts are added every week, so check site often.Read more >>>
Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains
Fairness at Patriot
Patriot Coal was created by Peabody Energy in 2007 with the specific purpose of allowing Peabody Energy and Arch Coal to shed its long-term health care obligations to its retirees and their families. Saddled with too much debt and too little production to keep pace with its debt load, Patriot is seeking to reorganize under Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
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