Update From Jim Cassidy, March 19, 2020 (Video)

Announcements– Membership Update for Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, and  Maryland Links to file for unemployment: PA: https://www.uc.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx WV: https://workforcewv.org/unemployment OH: https://unemployment.ohio.gov/ MD: http://www.labor.maryland.gov/employment/unemployment.shtml Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)-  formerly known as the Food Stamps Program: PA: https://www.benefits.gov/benefit/1169 WV: https://www.benefits.gov/benefit/1591 OH: https://www.benefits.gov/benefit/1588 MD: http://dhs.maryland.gov/food-supplement-program/ Red Cross (search to find your local chapter): https://www.redcross.org/  National Institute of […]

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The Power of Voting for Our Voices

In historic achievement, Act 77 has recently passed to improve voter reform in Pa. Insulators Local 2 sees this opportunity to take action and vote. Politics play a crucial part in the success of unions from certifications on job-sites to safety issues and more. Tom Mulholland, president and organizer of Local 2, says, “ [The] […]

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A Logo Legend Rebranded for Local 2

New look, new logo! Like many great, American stories, Insulators Local No. 2 takes pride in its legacy and is ringing in a new year of trailblazing in its next chapter. From its beginning roots, Local 2 formed through resilience into its current 20,000 members of the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers. Insulators Local 2 has […]

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Caroselli Beachler & Coleman are True Pioneers of Hope in Asbestos and Mesothelioma 

As the working environments continually improve in the construction and allied trades, more workers are aware of the risks to asbestos exposure. Every year in the U.S., there are still 2,500-3,000 mesothelioma diagnosis which affect union workers, spouses and families. The detrimental effects of asbestos exposure can takes decades. Caroselli Beachler & Coleman, LLC helps victims navigate the challenges of proving asbestos […]

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Empowered Woman Empowering Women at Insulators Local 2

As the demand for highly skilled construction tradespeople continues to grow in the Pittsburgh region, women like Samantha Lippert-Kendall are finding their call to work for Insulators Local 2 from all aspects of the trade. As the saying goes, “empowered women, empower women,” and Lippert-Kendall motivates others to support women entering the industry after gaining […]

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A Brief “Walk-Through” on Key Points of Mesothelioma Before the Race

Insulators Local 2 unites for its Mesothelioma 5K Race/Walk at North Park Boat House on Sunday, October 13, 2019 with registration starting at 8 a.m. In its mission to raise awareness and advocate for proactive measures in research, Insulators Local 2 wants to educate others on the topic of Mesothelioma. For decades, asbestos was utilized […]

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Annual Insulators Local #2 5K Walk/Run for Mesothelioma

Local Insulators 2 prides itself on the safety measures for ensuring workplace health and safety in exposure to asbestos and other hazard risks while on the job. On Sunday, October 13, 2019, Insulators Local 2 is raising awareness and promoting advocacy for Mesothelioma by inviting the community for its annual 5K walk and run at the North Park Boat House, 303 […]

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