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Important Notice from Local 40 Sheet Metal Workers. Please Read the Attachment Below. For more information about Sheet Metal Workers Health Benefit Funds, please click here
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  FROM THE DESK OF RANDALL A. KROCKA  SMOHIT Administrator   Our friends at the Center for Construction Training and Research (CPWR) and North America's Building Trades Unions (NABTU) have compiled a helpful guidance briefing to help construction industry employers and workers stay healthy during these challenging times. See below for access to the full document. In addition, we have been updating our SMOHIT website regularly as a clearinghouse to provide the most comprehensive and timely information available from credible sources. Please visit us here to stay up-to-date...
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  SMART logo_0.jpg April 2020 AN IMPORTANT MEMO REGARDING FILING FOR STATE OF CT UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FROM DAVID A. ROCHE, BUSINESS MANAGER To All Members of Local Union No. 40,   We hope that you and your family are safe and healthy.  Each day that passes reminds us of our most precious asset, our good health and that of our fellow union members, family and friends. We have been in direct contact with the Connecticut Department of Labor regarding the most efficient way to file for State Unemployment Benefits. Given the unprecedented...
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Please be advised due to the Coronavirus, our Regular Union Meeting scheduled for March 26th is cancelled. We will also be cancelling apprentice classes and all nighttime journeyman classes for at least the next two weeks at which point we will reevaluate. Further, in effort to best ensure the continued health of our staff and our members our office will be limiting visitors; we ask that any members who may need assistance please call at (860) 529 – 2616. Membership Dues can be paid online at https://smwlocal40.org/content/member-payments Dues checks or money orders are to be mailed or left...
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WE WANT YOUR INPUT! As the State look at reopening, they're looking to gather input from employers and employees on their concerns regarding the process. If we could take a few moments of your time, please follow this link: REOPEN CT Survey to complete the survey. The personal information requested in these surveys is optional.  If you choose to share their details with us, the information will be kept confidential and only used by AdvanceCT to communicate reopening related updates.    ​​