CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS

Contract Negotiation Highlights BSC Contract expires March 31, 2020 What’s on the table.   General Wage Increases Pension 401K Match Increase Additional Vacation Time Additional Sick Time Longevity Pay Floating Holiday Increase in Life Insurance – Basic, Supplemental & Dependent Life Additional Maternity / Paternity Leave Personal Days Universal Pass – Noticed that TWU is […]

How To Pay Delinquent Back Dues

Members can make an electronic payment for delinquent back dues by credit card or directly through their bank account by registering at https://edues.iamaw.org/.  In order to do this the member will also need their IAM Card number which is their unique identifier. This is for delinquent back dues only.

Broken Promise: FreightCar America in Virginia

  WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2020 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today began a video series exposing the human cost of President Trump’s broken promises that U.S. workers “won’t lose one plant” and declarations that “[plants] are all coming back.” The first video highlights workers at Transportation Communications Union (TCU/IAM) Local 6016 […]

Staten Island – New Dental Plan

          We are pleased to announce that we have worked with the MTA to procure a New Dental Plan for our Staten Island members with an effective start date of October 1, 2020. The new plans will be administered by CIGNA Dental and will consist of a:  Cigna (DHMO) – Dental […]

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES MTA TO LAUNCH VOLUNTARY COVID-19 SCREENING PROGRAM FOR FRONTLINE EMPLOYEES

Free COVID Testing to be Offered at Rotating Field Locations, Medical Assessment and Occupational Health Services Centers with Initial Phase Screening 2,000 Frontline NYC Transit, LIRR, Metro-North and Bridge and Tunnels Employees Per Week New Program Complements Free Testing Already Available Through Northwell Health-GoHealth Urgent Care in New York Metropolitan Region Governor Andrew M. Cuomo […]