Teamsters JC 40
Teamsters Joint Council Number 40 - Mars, PA
910 Sheraton Drive
Suite 210
Mars, PA 16046
Phone (724) 776-5144
Toll Free 1-866-400-JC40
Fax (724) 776-0437
www.teamstersjc40.com

email:  ibtjc40@consolidated.net

Affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters

TEAMSTERS JOINT COUNCIL NO. 40

 

DID YOU KNOW THAT LABOR UNIONS MADE

 

THE FOLLOWING 36 THINGS POSSIBLE?

 

 

  1. Weekends without work. 
  2. All breaks at work, including your lunch break. 
  3. Paid vacation.
  4. Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). 
  5. Sick leave.
  6. Social Security.
  7. Minimum wage.
  8. Civil Rights Act/Title VII - prohibits employer discrimination.
  9. 8-hour work day.
  10. Overtime pay.
  11. Child labor laws.
  12. Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). 
  13. 40-hour work week.
  14. Workers' compensation (workers' comp).
  15. Unemployment insurance. 
  16. Pensions.
  17. Workplace safety standards and regulations. 
  18. Employer health care insurance. 
  19. Collective bargaining rights for employees. 
  20. Wrongful termination laws.
  21. Age discrimination in Employment Act of 1987 (ADEA). 
  22. Whistleblower protection laws. 
  23. Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) - prohibits employers from using a lie detector test on an employee.
  24. Veteran's Employment and Training Services (VETS). 
  25. Compensation increases and evaluations (i.e. raises). 
  26. Sexual harassment laws.
  27. Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). 
  28. Holiday pay.
  29. Employer dental, life and vision insurance. 
  30. Privacy rights.
  31. Pregnancy and parental leave. 
  32. Military leave.
  33. The right to strike.
  34. Public education for children. 
  35. Equal Pay Acts of 1963 and 2011 - requires employers pay men and women equally for the same amount of work. 
  36. Laws ending sweatshops in the United States.  

 

 

 

 

AFFILIATES

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