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Is This OSHA Form Posted At Your Workplace?

  Is your workplace safe? Are you and your coworkers being properly protected from harm? Or are injuries and illnesses a common problem? You can find the answers to these questions every year from February 1st through April 30th. That’s because, in most cases, your employer is required to post Form 300A from the U.S. […]

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Apply for the UFCW Charity Foundation Scholarship by May 13

In 2018, the UFCW Charity Foundation will award several scholarships, up to $8,000 each, to UFCW members or their unmarried dependents under the age of 20. The UFCW is about workers coming together to build better lives for themselves. It is about creating opportunity. That’s why every year the UFCW Scholarship Program offers scholarships to UFCW members or […]

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March 1st: Macy’s Union Contract Meeting

What do you want in your next union contract at Macy’s? As we prepare to negotiate a new union contract at Macy’s, we need your help to shape our strategy and prioritize our goals for negotiations. Your input will help us put together proposals well in advance of the actual contract negotiations and help us […]

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Kroger Associates Win Thousands of Dollars in Back Pay by Enforcing Union Contract

For Ryan Kibble, Chasity Moyers and more than a dozen other Kroger members in West Virginia and Ohio, justice has prevailed. More than one year ago, they were denied promotions that rightfully should have been theirs due to the seniority provisions in their union contract. “Seniority provisions are one of the most important protections in […]

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Felicia Fights to Win Elections, Pass Pro-Worker Laws

Felicia Miller has seen first-hand the power of Local 400 members to improve their lives by getting involved in political and legislative action. A longtime shop steward who works as a deli clerk at Safeway #1801 in Warrenton, Va., Felicia is a political dynamo who works tirelessly to elect pro-worker candidates and to pressure elected […]

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Save 25% on Flowers With This Union Plus Discount

  Valentine’s Day is on the way! As a member of UFCW Local 400, you can save up to 25% on flowers for that special someone with your Union Plus discount – available exclusively to union members. Click here to shop for bouquets from Teleflora and enter this special promo code to unlock your 25% […]

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Don’t Go It Alone: Know Your Weingarten Rights

As a member of the UFCW, you have the peace of mind of knowing your manager cannot force you into a one-on-one disciplinary meeting with them. All you have to do is request to your manager that your union representative or shop steward be present, and we can be there for you and make sure […]

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District’s Largest Retail Union Condemns Prosecution of Inauguration Protesters

District’s Largest Retail Union Condemns Prosecution of Inauguration Protesters

On Tuesday, January 16th, the executive board of United Food & Commercial Workers Local 400 passed an official resolution condemning the “arbitrary, overbroad detention and arrest of hundreds of citizens exercising their right to free speech” during the presidential inauguration on January 20, 2017. During the presidential inauguration last year, more than 200 individuals – […]

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Maryland Paid Sick Days Law Takes Effect February 11

In a resounding victory for Maryland’s working families, the House of Delegates and Senate voted to override Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto of the Healthy Working Families Act, making it the law of the state. As a result, workers at Maryland employers with 15 or more employees will earn one hour of paid sick leave for […]

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