Local 591 American Airlines Benefits Enrollment Period Benefits Explained Videos
Brothers and Sisters,
TWU Local 591 EAP / Benefits Representatives Tony Lepore and Ken Morse Have spent some time doing videos that will hopefully make the benefit enrollment changes less confusing.
“AMFA is trying to raid us,” TWU President John Samuelsen said in an interview. “Their whole existence is predicated on raiding other unions.
“We fought our asses off to secure a really solid contract from American Airlines,” Samuelsen said. “We won a solid victory and corrected years of damage between bankruptcies and previous concessions. We actually fulfilled the promises we made as leadership.
To the Membership:
This letter will highlight some of the changes to our benefits options for 2021.
Lincoln Term Life:
No Action will be needed
Critical Illness, Accident, or Aflac insurance:
The current direct deposit will cover these insurance plans.
A new TWU podcast is posted, which was recorded in advance of Southwest announcing their ask for company-wide concessions.
The links to the podcast are below.
Download URL: https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/i94qk2/episode_00018-Payroll_Support_CARES_Act.mp3
Episode URL: http://podcast.twu.org/e/payroll-support-cares-act/
Share URL: https://www.podbean.
Subject: TWU/AA Benefits Meeting - Presentations & Follow Up
Attached are the presentations from the meeting, with the exception of Workers Comp. We will send that as soon as we receive it. Also attached is the information on the LTD plan. We are also working on getting the plan certificates in PDF form to me and I will send those upon receipt.
TWU-IAM Association representatives have concluded reviewing the final JCBA documents and have authorized the company to print and mail full-text contracts to all members. Each member will receive the contract pertaining to your classification. Also included in the mailing will be a letter from TWU-IAM Association Director Sito Pantoja and TWU-IAM Association Vice Director Alex Garcia. :
Voting will take place on Thursday, March 26. Specific information regarding voting locations and times will soon be available on TWU local and IAM local and district websites along with the Association website. :
For your consideration, please view the letter, full-text contracts and highlight booklets at http://www.twu-iam.org.