American Red Cross

Effects bargaining opened with AVAYA, CenturyLink, Frontier, and Verizon. National Red Cross talks continued this month. INOVA’s contract expiration was extended, and an MOA was reached with LifePath.
The National Coalition of Unions addressed hours of work, staffing, overtime and premium pay, and healthcare, among other issues.
In the latest issue of The Pulse, the Coalition covers the latest on the fight for health insurance. Bargaining continues this month.
National Red Cross, INOVA, Newtown Township firefighter, and PIW talks continued this month. MWAA remains at impasse. TA’s were reached with Comcast South Hills and Windstream.
In the latest issue of The Pulse, the Coalition reports that Red Cross refused to hear members' immediate issues, like break time and short-staffing. Bargaining resumes in October.
Local and national Red Cross talks opened. Comcast South Hills, INOVA, and PIW negotiations continue while current CBAs are extended. An MOA to increase wages was signed with LifePath, and Windstream negotiations heat up as the expiration draws near.
On Wednesday, Sept. 29, negotiations addressed NEPA's "three staff drive" and the Union's holidays proposals.
Local negotiations will take place while the National Coalition negotiates the terms of wages and benefits applicable to all Red Cross locals nationally.
At the first round of bargaining, the Coalition of ARC Unions demanded respect for frontline workers, safety and protection, and fair pay.
The Coalition of American Red Cross Unions agreed to extend the expiration date of the National Addendum and Local Agreements. Red Cross members are mobilizing ahead of negotiations.