JOIN US: September 8 Washington, D.C. ------ Keep the Promise Rally!!!

UMWA ratifies agreement with Alpha

It's About the Work

UMWA members are proud of who we are and what we do. Whether miners, correctional officers, health care workers, manufacturers or county employees, we’re working families, just like yours. Learn more about the different industries the union represents.

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Phase II of Dust Rule into Effect

The second phase of MSHA’s rule, "Lowering Miners’ Exposure to Respirable Coal Mine Dust, Including Continuous Personal Dust Monitors," went into effect on Feb. 1. Find out what changes were implemented and how it will impact your workplace.

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Keep the Promise

John Leach worked underground in a Kentucky coal mine for 23 years to have health care for his family. Congress needs to Keep America’s Promise to his family who desperately need the health insurance John earned. Tell your Senators and member of Congress to support the Miners’ Protection Act.

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