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  • 36 REASONS TO THANK YOUR UNION!
    Updated On: May 19, 2012

    36 REASONS TO THANK YOUR UNION!

    Weekends

    All Breaks at Work, including your Lunch Breaks

    Paid Vacation

    FMLA

    Sick Leave

    Social Security

    Minimum Wage

    Civil Rights Act / Title VII (prohibits Employer Discrimination)

    8-Hour Work Day

    Overtime Pay

    Child Labor Laws

    Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA)

    40 Hour Work Week

    Worker's Compensation (Worker's Comp)

    Unemployment Insurance

    Pensions

    Workplace Safety Standards and Regulations

    Employer Health care Insurance

    Collective bargaining Rights for Employees

    Wrongful Termination Laws

    Age Discrimination in Employment act of 1967

    Whistleblower Protection Laws

    Employee Polygraph Protection Act (Prohibits Employer from using a lie detector test on an employee)

    Veteran's Employment and training Services (VETS)

    Compensation Increases and Evaluations (Raises)

    Sexual Harassment Laws

    Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

    Holiday Pay

    Employer Dental, Life, and Vision Insurance

    Privacy Rights

    Pregnancy and Parental Leave

    Military Leave

    The Right to Strike

    Public Education for Children

    Equal Pay Acts of 1963 & 2011 (Requires employers to pay men and women equally for the same amount of work)

    Laws Ending Sweatshops in the United States

    We need to work every day to keep our RIGHTS!


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