International Guards Union of America

June 2022 Conference Scheduled

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International Guards Union of America

June 2022 Conference - Nashville, Tennessee

International Guards Union of America 2022 Conference
Ronald Knauff IGUA President

Ronald Knauff

I.G.U.A. President

Scott Saunders IGUA Secretary Treasurer

Scott Sanders

I.G.U.A. Secretary Treasurer

Randy Lawson

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Commissioner

Federal Mediation and Conciliation Serevice

Jeffrey Cutler

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I.G.U.A. Legal Council

Scott Kamins

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I.G.U.A. Legal Council

International Guards Union of America News

04.09.2022

I.G.U.A. Local 154 Arbitration Win Overturns Member Termination

The union held the company accountable for a wrongful termination by utilizing the dispute process as set forth in the union/employer contract.  The union showed its unwavering commitment to representing its members by filing the grievance and remaining defiant against the company's illegal firing. The proceeding was favorably resolved when the arbitrator ruled in favor of the union/member, resulting in the member being 'made whole' with job reinstatement and full back pay.

02.19.2022

Renewed Contract Provides Increased Wages Benefits

Members of I.G.U.A. Local 21 (Hanford Guard Union) recently negotiated a new contract. In additional to maintaining the conditions in their previous agreement, some of the highlights of this new agreement include wage increases of 4% in the first year of the agreement and 3.25% in the second year and third year. Member's vacation accounts will be increased by 4 hours and their Sick Leave will be increased to 84 hours. The company will now also provide 160 hours of salary continuance pay.

01.14.2022

Supreme Court Affirms Biden Administration's Vaccine Mandate for Health Workers, but Blocks Requirement Intended to Decrease Spike in COVID-19 Cases from Applying to Workers at Large Businesses

The court is allowing the administration to proceed with a vaccine mandate for most healthcare workers in the U.S.  The courts orders on Thursday came during a spike in coronavirus cases caused by the omicron variant.

12.02.2021

I.G.U.A. Local 145 Wins Arbitration

Centerra Nuclear Group violated the CBA when it issued disciplinary points and assessed discipline to employees when affected employees had Paid Time Off available to cover such absences.


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