Not an Accident: Preventable Deaths 2015

An accident is an unpredictable event, difficult if not impossible to prevent – like when a meteor lands in your living room. Workplace deaths, unfortunately, are much less rare than meteors. They are also much more predictable. Decades of research and practice in workplace safety and health have identified the most common workplace hazards – and proven strategies for prevention.
If employers were to implement these strategies more consistently and effectively, thousands of workers who have died on the job would be alive today.


SVFT Constitution & By-laws Changes Effective 5/13/15

At the General Membership meeting on May 13, 2015, several proposed changes to the SVFT Constitution & By-laws were voted on.  Members can view the latest edition of the SVFT Constitution & By-laws by clicking here: SVFT Constitution & By-laws Effective 5/13/15

AFT News You Can Use

A great source for the latest local union news, state of CT issues, national issues, and editorials. Updated weekly.

A huge thank you to our Communications Coordinator friend from AFT-CT, Matt O'Connor, for providing these timely and informative news clips.


Here are your news clips for Jun. 25 - Jun. 29:

Local Union News/Interest