May 24, 2021
To the TWU Local 591 Membership:
On behalf of the Local 591 Executive Board, I would like to wish a Happy AMT Day to the AMTs in our Local. May 24th is a day set aside to celebrate the proud profession of the Aircraft Maintenance Technician. Thankfully, this AMT Day, when compared to last year, the airline industry has a much better outlook.
National Aviation Technician's Day
Today we celebrate AMT Day . Our profession is a unique one . With pride we put millions of people safely up in the air all over the Globe 24/7 . Millions of Nurses , policemen, firefighters worldwide but only 286 000 AMT's World wide taking care of millions of lives up in the air that trust our knowledge when they fly .
Local 591 EAP / Member Assistance
Credit IAM EAP, LAP
Resources for Families Coping with Mental and
Substance Use Disorders
(excerpts from SAMhSA.gov)
Every family is unique, but all families share a bond that can be used to support one another during trying
Workers' Memorial Day, also known as International Workers' Memorial Day or International Commemoration Day for Dead and Injured, takes place annually around the world on April 28, an international day of remembrance and action for workers killed, disabled, injured, or made unwell by their work.
Not to be confused with Memorial Day.
The passing of Theresa Samuelsen, the mother of TWU International President John Samuelsen
Posted On: Jul 30, 2020
It is with great regret that we announce the passing of Theresa Samuelsen, the mother of TWU International President John Samuelsen. Mrs. Samuelsen died peacefully on July 24th in her own home. She was surrounded by her family during her final days.
Mrs. Samuelsen was pre-deceased by her husband, Warren Samuelsen. She is survived by four sons, a daughter, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.
The funeral will be held on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 10:30am; there will be no wake. Please note that social distancing will be in effect at the church and a mask is required.