Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
February 23, 2018
Contact Info - Volunteer 
Change of Address Form
Update your email and cell phone numbers to get important IBEW 21 updates, volunteer and become more a more involved Local 21 member and if you moved let us know.  Do it all here!

Organize Today
Learn more about organizing your workplace!

Click Here
<< February 2018 >>
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28
Upcoming Events
Unit 1 Meeting Hillside
Mar 08, 2018
Best Western Hillside 4400 Frontage Rd., Hillside, IL
Unit 2 Meeting Orland Park*New Location
Mar 13, 2018
Orland Park Civic Center 14750 Ravinia Ave. Orland Park, IL
Unit 4 Meeting Moline
Mar 14, 2018
IBEW Local #145 1700 52nd Ave.Suite A Moline, IL
Unit 3 Meeting- Rockford
Mar 15, 2018
IBEW Local #364 6820 Mill Rd. Rockford, IL
Unit 7 Meeting Collinsville
Mar 19, 2018
American Legion Post 365 1022 Vandalia Street Collinsville, IL
Important Links
IBEW International
Illinois AFL-CIO
Indiana State AFL-CIO
Chicago Federation of Labor
National Labor Relations Board
Attorneys of Goldberg, Weisman & Cairo
APT College
Bell System Memorial
ILCA Insider
Jobs With Justice-Chicago
Jobs With Justice-National
UnionPlus Benefits
Union Boot Pro
Union Label
Union Sportsmen Alliance
Apr 24, 2014 - Workers' Memorial Day Monday April 28th
Updated On: May 07, 2015

Workers' Memorial Day is observed by the IBEW and the unions of the AFL-CIO every year on April 28th.  It is a day to honor those workers who died or were injured on the job, to acknowledge the grievous suffering experienced by families and communities. It is also a time to recommit ourselves to the fight for safe and healthy workplaces for all workers.

On Monday April 28, 2014, we ask all IBEW 21 members to observe a moment of silence before work to remember those who lives were lost and those who were injured as a result of workplace accidents. Honor their memory by renewing our commitment to work safely. 

Remember no job is so important and no service is so urgent
we cannot take time to perform our work safely.

There are several Workers’ Memorial Day Events throughout our jurisdiction.

Rockford United Labor – 5:00p.m.
E.J. “Zeke” Giorgi Building
Workers’ Memorial Day Tablet
200 S. Wyman Street, Rockford IL

Labor Council of West Central Illinois- 5:30p.m.
Peoria Labor Temple
419 Fulton Street, Peoria, IL

Greater Madison County Federation of Labor - 7:00p.m.
Gordon Moore Park
Workers’ Memorial Site
Highway 140, Alton, IL

Springfield and Central Illinois Trades and Labor Council - 5:30p.m.
Illinois State Library- Atrium
300 S. 2nd Street, Springfield, IL

Decatur Trades & Labor Assembly – 5:30p.m.
Macon County Courthouse
Worker Memorial Monument
253 East Wood Street, Decatur, IL

You can find other Workers’ Memorial Days events by clicking here.

Please contact your Chief Steward or Business Representative if you will be attending an event. More information on Workers’ Memorial Day can be found here and here.

Forward this message to a friend or co-worker.


Click the image to read
our October 2017 issue.
Read the archives here.

Follow Us!
Facebook icon Twitter icon
Labor Headlines

US labor news headlines from LabourStart

Teachers Strike Across the State for Pay, Health Care
Lincolnshire man sues village over use of tax dollars to lobby against labor unions
Graduate Student Unions Opt Out of Federal Recognition Because of Trump-NLRB
Disney workers accuse company of withholding their Trump tax cut bonuses
Janus case high stakes for public employee unions
  Union Plus Benefits  
Connection Failure: This usually happens when the news feed URL is entered incorrectly.
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
Copyright © 2018, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™ Login

Click Here For Mobile Version