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Anderson Iron Workers
Advance In New Contract


Contract Settled!

Anderson Iron workers, members of amalgamated UE Local 1139 have ratified a new two-year agreement that added 81 cents to workers’ hourly pay effective June 1. Another 81-cent wage hike takes place June 1, 2002.

The company will pay the full cost of the health and dental coverage, both single and family. The company will pay up to $225 for prescription safety glasses, once a year or when needed. As of this month, the company will contribute another 5 cents to the UE Local 1139 Pension Plan. The accident and sickness benefit goes to $400 a week for 26 weeks.

In an equity change, the press operator will be called machine operator and moved to second class pay. The company adds another five minutes to the first break for a total of 15 minutes.

Chief Steward Dick Parris negotiated the contract with assistance from UE Field Org. Rocky DeMaio.

UE News - 06/01

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