Remember to keep your cards CURRENT. There are two dates on the back of the card and BOTH dates must be current to get a referral (Training and Lab test). If you do not have a current drug card "IN HAND" you will not be given a referral. (DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE)
Some Contractors are now requiring a Lab Test on the day of referral.
Member needs to have a PAID UP Dues Receipt to participate in the attendance prizes given at the monthly meetings. (This does not include the Cope drawing)
If you are over 2 months delinquent in your dues payments you are not in good standing with the IBEW. If something should happen to you, the International will not pay any death benefit to your designated beneficiary. Keep Local 82 informed as to any address change and be sure the IBEW has the proper beneficiaries listed for you. If you are over 6 months delinquent, you are no longer a member of the IBEW. You lose your death benefits through the International as well as any accumulated years of service towards
your retirement. If you have questions, stop by or call the hall 937.898.4239
Next resign period January 10 - January 16,2015
Effective January 1,2014 short calls will change to 14 calendar days. Call John Mueller for more information at (937) 898-4239 or 1 888-568-8282
|Hall of Fame
IBEW Electricians Local 82 Hall of Fame
Nominations accepted January thru June of each year.
Forms available at the hall
|Fire Alarm License
The LMCC will reimburse the full cost of your original license & 1/2 for yearly renewals. To get reimbursed you can bring or mail a copy of your license to the hall.
|Benefit Emergency and Relief
Benefit and Emergency Relief Fund
Local 82 Bylaws state (in part):
“There shall be established in Local Union 82 a fund to be known as the “Benefit and Emergency Relief Fund” to provide some temporary relief for sick or disabled members in financial distress. The administration of the Fund shall be under the supervision of the Executive Board. All payments from the Fund shall be subject to approval of the members present at a regular meeting. Relief payments to a member shall never exceed $100.00 in any one calendar month.”
Attached is the form to request the $100 and one month of dues paid. You can also obtain a copy at the Hall. Just call 937.898.4239 and one can be mailed to you. Your request will be read at the next Executive Board Meeting held the 3rd Monday of each month, and then, read at the following regular union meeting. No late B.E.R.F. submittals will be considered by the Executive Board.
You must be a member in good standing to receive Benefit and Emergency Relief.
|CURRENT DRUG CARDS
SOME JOB SITES REQUIRE DRUG CARDS TO BE CURRENT WITHIN A YEAR
Retirees meet the first Wednesday of each month
12:00 pm at the Union Hall.
For more information call Dennis Wells (937) 254-4839 or Nelson Craport (937) 689-7670
|IMPORTANT!! HEALTH & WELFARE
YOU RECENTLY RECEIVED A RE-ENROLLMENT FORM. THIS FORM MUST BE RETURNED TO LOCAL 82 HEALTH AND WELFARE OFFICE. IF YOU DO NOT RETURN CLAIMS WILL BE PENDED, AND POSSIBLY DENIED. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THE FORM EITHER CALL THE 82 HEALTH & WELFARE OR SEE MARY ANN AT THE HALL .
Dues for 2015 increased to $39.70 per month
|2015 Union Meetings
January 5 - February 2 - March 2- April 6 - May 4(Nominations for Officers) - June 1 (Officers Election) June 22 (Run off Election if necessary) - July 6 - August 3 - September 14 - October 5 - November 2 - December 7
For information on the Golf League, call Nick Comstock at the hall. Local 82 usually sponsors 4 golfers each for the Dayton Building Trades Outing and the Jackass Classic, event sometime in June. Watch the Local 82 website or call the hall to be put in the drawing for your chance to be one of the 8 golfers.
|ANTHEM DATA BREACH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, the company of your health insurance network, is the victim of a cyber attack. The actual depth of the breach and how much data was taken is still being assessed by Anthem. While the investigation is ongoing, please do DO NOT click on any links in your email that you are not sure of, DO NOT reply to the email or reach out to the senders in any way, DO NOT supply any information on a website from a link in an email. DO NOT speak to anyone on the phone claiming to represent Anthem, ANTHEM IS NOT CALL MEMBERS
|Special Pension Meetings
Special Pension Meetings (Informational Only) NO VOTING February 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM and March 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM at Local 82 Union Hall
|2014 NEC UPDATE CLASSES
JATC will be offering JW 2014 Code Update classes March 7th and March 14th - class time will be 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM - Class size is limited so call the JATC for more information and to sign up 937-264-2052 ext 1202 for Eric or ext 1200 for Rachel.
FISH FRY March 7, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 12:00 AM at the Electricians Union Hall 6550 Poe Ave.
Proceeds benefit Charlie Toon Foundation/ Local 82 Softball $10 advance $15 at the door
(tickets available at Local 82)
March 7 - Fish Fry
August 14 - Pin Dinner & Scholarship Awards
December 4 - Retirees Christmas Dinner
December 5 - Children's Christmas Party
|OSHA 30 - Hour Course
JATC will be hosting a JW OSHA 30-hour class beginning March 25 and concluding on May 13, 2015. All classes on Wednesday evenings starting at 5:00 PM. Call the JATC to register for this class. 937-264-2052 and talk to Eric at ext.
1202, or Rachel at ext. 1200. Registration limited to the first 20.
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