Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

Ontario government appoints Insulator to apprenticeship position

Posted by on Tue, Sep 8, 2020 @ 16:09 PM

Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 95 Director of Government and Community Relations Brother Adam Melnick was recently appointed to serve as a youth advisor to the Ontario Government.

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Topics: Mechanical Insulation, Local 95, Toronto, ON, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Canadian Conference, Canada's Building Trades Unions (CBTU)

Voter Registration Information

Posted by on Fri, Aug 28, 2020 @ 15:08 PM

In the U.S., Election Day will be here before you know it, but are you registered to vote?

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Topics: Government Affairs, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Insulators Union

Mesothelioma Patient Registry slated to receive government funds

Posted by on Thu, Jul 23, 2020 @ 10:07 AM

The Insulators Union is proud of our allies in the U.S. House of Representatives for including funding to complete the Mesothelioma Patient Registry Feasibility Study in their Fiscal Year 2021 Appropriations bill to fund the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services and Education.

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Topics: Government Affairs, Mesothelioma and Asbestos Related Diseases, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Insulators Union

Local 47 Brother celebrates 79 years(and counting!) as a Union member

Posted by on Wed, Jul 8, 2020 @ 12:07 PM

Brother Woodrow Smith, known to his friends as “Woody,” has been a pillar to generations of HFIAW Local 47 members. And his four-digit registration number is only part of the reason why.

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Local 47, Grand Rapid, MI, Insulators Union

Disaster Relief fund helps members hit by flooding in Michigan and Fort McMurray

Posted by on Wed, Jul 8, 2020 @ 12:07 PM

Heavy rainfall in May and the failure of two dams caused severe to a portion of Michigan that impacted numerous members of Local 47 in Michigan. Similar flooding problems hit Local 110 members in the Fort McMurray area in Canada.

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Topics: Insulators Disaster Relief Fund, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Insulators Union

Names drawn for annual Florence Bernard/Alta Miller Scholarship

Posted by on Wed, Jul 8, 2020 @ 11:07 AM

Winners were randomly selected for the 30th Annual Florence Bernard/Alta Miller Scholarship Drawing in mid-June.

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Florence Bernard/Alta Miller Scholarship, Insulators Union

Local 14 Brother catches state-record flathead catfish

Posted by on Wed, Jul 8, 2020 @ 11:07 AM

A member of HFIAW Local 14 and Union Sportsmen's Alliance (USA), set a new Pennsylvania fishing record. Lifelong angler, Brother Jonathan Pierce, 34, of Roxborough, Pa., hauled in a 56.3-pound flathead catfish during the Memorial Day weekend.

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Topics: Union Sportsmen's Alliance, Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Insulators Union

Executive Director Ielmini Discusses Asbestos Legislation on Podcast

Posted by on Thu, May 28, 2020 @ 19:05 PM

Mechanical Insulators Labor Management Cooperative Trust Executive Director Pete Ielmini joined America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on May 27 and spoke about Insulator apprenticeships during the COVID-19 pandemic and asbestos legislation.

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Labor Management Cooperative Trust, Insulators Union

Local 7 Business Manager makes appearance on a labor-focused podcast

Posted by on Fri, May 1, 2020 @ 11:05 AM

The International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 7 Business Manager Todd Mitchell was interviewed on a daily labor-focused podcast on April 29.

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Local 7, Seattle, WA, Health and Welfare

Réouverture partielle des chantiers domiciliaires : Des règles strictes et claires devront être suivies selon la FTQ-Construction et l’Inter

Posted by on Tue, Apr 14, 2020 @ 09:04 AM

Communiqué de presse // Pour diffusion immédiate

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Topics: Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, Health and Welfare, Insulators Union, COVID-19

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