Category: Good and Welfare

IAM Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

Note: Information on this website may change as the situation, recommendations and resources evolve. Please check back frequently. About the Coronavirus Outbreak “COVID-19,” a new coronavirus, has been identified as the cause of a cluster of severe pneumonia cases that emerged in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China in December 2019. Thousands of contacts are under observation […]

Former District 142 President William O’Driscoll Passing

Former District 142 President William O’Driscoll Passing July 9, 2016 Dear Sisters and Brothers, With deep sadness, we must advise the membership that William O’Driscoll, former District 142 President, passed away early Friday afternoon.  Bill was President Directing General Chair at District 142 from 1985 to 2006 when he retired.  Bill became an IAM member […]

IAM Part of Healing Process in Orlando

IAM Part of Healing Process in Orlando June 22, 2016 IAM Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) representatives last week mobilized in Orlando, FL to aid IAM members, their families and the community following the worst mass shooting in American history. IAM member and Southwest Airlines Customer Service Representative (CSR) Angelique […]

Happy Birthday IAM. Looking Good at 128

IAM members attending classes at the Winpisinger Center today were treated to a cake commemorating the 128th anniversary of the founding of the Machinists Union. IAM International President Bob Martinez issued the following statement commemorating the 128th anniversary of the IAM’s founding: “May 5 marks the 128th anniversary since 19 Machinists met in secret to […]