Category: Announcement

Mass. Labor Leaders: Make Workplaces Safer

Poster for Workers Memorial Day

By Michael Norton | State House News Service | 4/26/2013 Pausing on Beacon Street in Boston to remember 32 Massachusetts workers killed on the job during 2012, including fishermen, drivers and painters, labor officials Thursday said penalties for negligent employers are inadequate and urged a tighter focus by policymakers on occupational dangers. According to a report released …

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One Week To Go

Next Tuesday is election day for two of Local 589’s endorsed candidates: Stephen Lynch for U.S. Senate Nick Collins for Mass. State Senate As they head into the final week of their campaigns, they need our help.  Below is schedule of activities for both candidates.  Please find some time to help out these two great candidates …

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MBTA Displays Unifying Message

Bus displaying the message, "We Are One Boston".

BostonInno | Hilary Milnes | April 22, 2013 Monday mornings are always a drag–traffic jams, missed alarms, and weekend withdrawals often abound as another week begins. But this Monday, a full week after the Boston Marathon attacks that resulted in a citywide lockdown and 16-hour manhunt, the brisk, sunny morning has something more than a …

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