Lawmakers are calling on Giant & Safeway to reinstate hazard pay until the COVID-19 crisis is over.
Progress remains slow, but negotiations are scheduled every day through the rest of the week.
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Kroger workers are staging car caravan protests in eight cities after the company ended “hero pay.”
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Kroger has agreed to extend the current contract until July 11. All of the protections and benefits of your current union contract remain in effect.
Sign up for our car caravan protest to demand Kroger extend “hero pay” until this pandemic ends!
Safeway and Giant have announced changes to operating hours as a result of the mayor’s curfey in Washington, DC.
Join us on Wednesday, June 3 for a Tele-Town Hall on extending “hero pay” at Kroger!
The company plans to end hazard pay and loosen safety measures in stores despite ongoing danger facing workers.
UFCW Local 400 Applauds Governor Northam for Requiring Masks in Grocery Stores, But More Testing Must Be Priority
Requiring customers to wear masks is an important step, but access to testing is critical to ensuring frontline workers are safe on the job.
Volunteers sewed and donated masks to Local 400 members in Virginia to show their appreciation for workers on the frontlines.
Following a news exposé and public outcry on social media, Kroger backed down.
Under pressure over canceling hero pay, Kroger announced a new round of bonuses for store associates.
Grocery workers who live or work in DC can now get tested for Coronavirus for free.
The union is calling on the company to extend the bonus indefinitely until the end of this crisis for all Kroger associates continuing to work.
Both companies joined the union in calling for states to designate grocery workers as “first responders.”
The union championed a new law to protect workers facing mass layoffs in Maryland.
“Ben is willing to take a tough stand on the issues that matter most to our members.”
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