Category: COVID 19

TWU/IAM Association Leads on Relief for Transportation Employees

After months of delays and false promises, Congress has finally agreed to another round of much needed COVID economic relief. Although votes are still pending in the House and Senate, the stimulus package has benefits for TWU/IAM Association represented American Airlines employees, as well as important funding for distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, assistance to small…

Exposure Message, Safety Chairman Joe Brown

We are aware that we continue to have union members test positive for COVID-19. However, as you may know, there is no way for us to be certain if they were exposed at work or another location. We must all continue to stay vigilant in washing our hands, wearing our masks and keeping at least…

Tell the Senate: Get to Work and Pass the HEROES Act TODAY

It’s hard to believe. Coronavirus cases, unemployment numbers are climbing and TWU workers are still on the frontlines, but Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sent the Senate home without debating the HEROES Act, the next coronavirus economic relief package. Despite the health risks, thousands of TWU frontline workers continue to do their jobs during the COVID-19…

The Future of Flying

TWU International President John Samuelsen discusses the future of flying in a continued Covid-19 pandemic with Huffington Post.

June Membership meetings Postponed Due to COVID 19

All meetings have been postponed until further notice: We look forward to getting through this pandemic and resuming normal activities when it is safe to do so. In the meantime,  everyone please stay safe.  June 2020 Membership Meetings Postponed Monday, June 29,2020 Time: 7:15 AM 11:45 AM 3:45 PM 11:30 PM Tuesday, June 30, 2020…

Covid-19 Prevention Actions Policy – TWU514

Transport Workers Local 514 Officers and Staff will be following current “Center for Disease Control and Prevention” recommendations to help keep you safe from the threat of Novel Covid-19 Coronavirus and help avoid the spread of all respiratory viruses, to the best of our ability. In order to do so we ask that you read…