COVID-19 news, resources for USW members
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been declared a pandemic, and the disease is spreading rapidly. The USW is working nonstop to protect the health and safety of all workers, including those on the front lines of this emergency.
As we deal with this crisis, it is vital we hear from you about the conditions of your workplaces. Has your employer met with workers and shared new policies or procedures with you regarding the coronavirus? Are you having issues with personal protective equipment (PPE) shortages? Please share your experience with us by filling out this quick web form.
You can also visit www.usw.org/covid19 for the latest news and resources on the outbreak, as well as text COVID19 to 47486 to receive updates specific to the coronavirus.
PPE donations from USW locals needed:
Healthcare workers and first responders across the United States and Canada are combating the COVID-19 pandemic at the frontlines. Now, more than ever, we need to stand in solidarity with these workers to help get them the personal protective equipment they need.
Click here to find out how you and your local can help.