LECET Union Contractor News July 2017

Protecting Workers From Dangerous Heat

Workdays spent outdoors in the heat and humidity are a fact of life for many construction Laborers. But in some circumstances, these conditions can lead to heat-related illnesses, including heat stress and heat stroke, which can be fatal.

 Tips from the Laborers Health & Safety Fund > here


LECET PROMOTES SAFETY IN THE WORK-ZONE

Commercials airing now on WCCO

Minnesota LECET is once again promoting safety in the Heavy Highway work-zones to the general public through Radio spots on WCCO 830 AM, during Traffic on the 8's and at a few select radio stations statewide.  The spots are intended to personalize Union workers as the skilled professionals in the work-zones, while delivering an important driver safety message.

Learn More > click here

Laborers Family Fun Raiser Set for Saturday Aug 19at Como Zoo


LUNCH, PRIZES, COMO TOWN PASSES FOR KIDS

The Minnesota Laborers Union is hosting their Annual Laborers Family Fun-Raiser at a Como Park Zoo picnic area on Saturday August 19.  This is an annual event for LIUNA members, friends of the Union and interested signatory contractor staff members and their families. Since 2004, the Laborers have raised nearly $150,000 for charities.  Signatory Contractors can support the cause by donating directly to an established account made at the Ronald McDonald House of the Twin Cities. Contact the Laborers District Council of MN & ND for more information.   We would love to have your support!

Fun-Raiser Information > click here