How are you wearing blue?

  Insulators Local 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. Our union knows firsthand of the devastation and pain mesothelioma causes for the victim, families and loved ones. Though it may seem like a hopeless battle, its […]

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Honoring Labor Day 2022

  America’s labor unions raised the nation’s standard of living and contributed to the greatest production the world has ever known and the labor movement has brought us closer to the realization of our traditional ideals of economic and political democracy. It is appropriate, therefore, that the nation pays tribute on Labor Day to the […]

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Founders’ Day Picnic is right around the corner… Join us!

  The 2022 Local 2 Founders’ Day Picnic is right around the corner and has a packed schedule of fun-filled events. On August 6, 2022, join us at the Avonworth Community Center from noon until 7 p.m. to reunite with our union members and families to have some summertime entertainment and amusement! Have a chance […]

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Fore! Winners of the Local 2 Golf Outing and Special Thanks

    Saturday, June 4, 2022, marked a memorable outing for Insulators Local 2 for the back-in-action golf outing. With over 120 members and family in attendance, the tee and green took charge as carts explored the Ponderosa golf course. One 4-some came on top as the winning team for the golf outing. Congratulations to […]

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The need to Protect a Prevailing Wage

    Take a moment to read a great article from our friends at Steamfitters 449: Unions such as the Steamfitters were established to ensure fair treatment of the workforce, protect a middle-class way of life, and provide optimal healthcare and retirement benefits to their members and their families. The political agendas that our elected […]

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#Local2Together: Keeping up with your mental well-being

      Since 1949, Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in May across the United States. Thanks to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, this year’s message advocates for “Together for Mental Health.” This includes breaking down stigmas for mental illnesses while educating and advocating for resources to use year-round.   Insulators Local […]

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Just a swab and become Jax’s hero today!

Local 2 partners with Ramirez family, Be The Match, members and community for bone marrow match drive.     “Jax” Jackson Ramirez is a 6-year-old, Pittsburgh native who was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disorder called IPEX in October 2021. Since then, his parents have been searching for an exact bone marrow match to save […]

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Raising your union voice with voting

The Local 2 elections are right around the corner. Use your union voice with the power of voting!   With Local 2 elections right around the corner, it is important to use your union voice with the power of voting. This year, the Local 2 elections will be held on March 18, 2022, from 12-8 […]

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