Know Your Rights

Did you know there are federal laws in place to protect workers interested in forming a union? It’s true. You may be surprised to learn that many activities, some even on company property, are completely protected by our federal government.

United States National Labor Relations Act
Section 7:  "Employees shall have the right to self-organization, to form, join or assist labor organizations, to bargain collectively through representation of their own choosing, and to engage in other concerted activities for the purpose of collective bargaining …"

What Your Boss Can't Do

United States National Labor Relations Act Section 8 (a)

"It shall be an unfair labor practice for an employer …to interfere with, restrain or coerce employees in the exercise of rights guaranteed in Section 7…"

For more information, contact the USW at (877) 511-8792.