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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United Mine Workers of America shared a link.

FB.com/UMWAunion 13 hours ago

"Josh Roberts, Health and Safety Administrator at the United Mine Workers of America, testified that the only examiners who need worry about the new requirement are those who either deliberately cut corners or turn a blind eye to problems that are too expensive to fix. 'Honest people who try to follow the law have nothing to worry about,' Roberts said."

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United Mine Workers of America shared a link.

FB.com/UMWAunion 13 hours ago

"Josh Roberts, Health and Safety Administrator at the United Mine Workers of America, testified that the only examiners who need worry about the new requirement are those who either deliberately cut corners or turn a blind eye to problems that are too expensive to fix. 'Honest people who try to follow the law have nothing to worry about,' Roberts said."

FB.com/UMWAunion 2 days ago

#UMWA members marching with striking hotel workers in Atlantic City. We are One, We are Everywhere! #1u https://t.co/iwoCk28cjD

twitter.com/mineworkers 7 days ago

Get This Done! The Miners Protection Act must be Congress' first order of business in Sept. https://t.co/kyfMWX1o3x #keepthepromise #1u

twitter.com/mineworkers 11 days ago

UMWA members meeting with their Representatives and Senators about H.R. 2403 and S. 1714. Call/write your representative and tell them to keep the promise!

instagram.com/umwaunion 4 months ago

UMWA members from Ohio speak to Sen. Rob Portman about the need to preserve miners' pensions and healthcare.

instagram.com/umwaunion 5 months ago

Introduction video of UMWA International Secretary-Treasurer Daniel J. Kane for the union's 55th Constitutional Convention in July 2015.

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Introduction video of UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts for the union's 55th Constitutional Convention in July 2015.

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