Heat and Frost Insulators News and Events

LMCT Director discusses safety improvements throughout the years

Posted by on Wed, Sep 30, 2020 @ 09:09 AM

Mechanical Insulators Labor Management and Cooperative Trust Executive Director Pete Ielmini appeared on the Sept. 23 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss how worker safety has improved within the insulation industry throughout the years.

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Topics: Labor Management Cooperative Trust, Insulators Union, Mechanical Insulators LMCT

LMCT Director Discusses Invest Act on Union Podcast

Posted by on Tue, Sep 15, 2020 @ 16:09 PM

On Aug. 26, Mechanical Insulators Labor Management and Cooperative Trust Executive Director Pete Ielmini appeared on America’s Work Force Radio Podcast to discuss the inclusion of mechanical insulation language within the Invest Act.

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Topics: Labor Management Cooperative Trust, Insulators Union

Union’s 10th General President takes the lead on Labor Day

Posted by on Mon, Sep 7, 2020 @ 09:09 AM

For Gregory T. Revard, Labor Day will mean even more to him than ever before.

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Topics: Insulators Union

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

St. Louis Local 1 Member featured on USA's Brotherhood Outdoors TV

Posted by on Mon, Aug 24, 2020 @ 10:08 AM

Spring Hill, Tenn.  —Third-generation union insulator, Gary Payeur of Florissant, Missouri, heads to Colorado, where he encounters “Frank the Tank” during his first western mule deer hunt on the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance’s (USA) Brotherhood Outdoors TV episode airing the week of August 24.

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Topics: Union Sportsmen's Alliance, Insulators Union, Local 1, St. Louis, MO

Insulators Union Endorses Vice President Joe Biden

Posted by on Wed, Aug 19, 2020 @ 08:08 AM

Today, the Executive Board of the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers voted unanimously to endorse Democratic Party presidential nominee Joe Biden for President of the United States.

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Topics: Government Affairs, Construction Industry, Insulators Union

LMCT Executive Director interviewed on labor union podcast

Posted by on Mon, Jul 27, 2020 @ 08:07 AM

Mechanical Insulators Labor Management and Cooperative Trust Executive Director Pete Ielmini joined the America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 22 to discuss registered apprenticeship programs and the future of the mechanical insulation industry.

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Topics: Construction Industry, Registered Apprenticeship Programs, Labor Management Cooperative Trust, 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

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