A new report finds that union contractors are 21% less likely to experience a project delay due to worker shortages over their nonunion competition. On average, union construction workers earn 46% higher incomes than their nonunion counterparts.
When in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement, contractors often wonder whether they can or should communicate with employees regarding negotiation status. While there
Click here to download the IPAT Pension Rehabilitation Plan PacketThe International Painters and Allied Trades Pension Fund (IPAT) is undergoing a 10-year rehabilitation plan from
Click here to download the survey resultsThe National Apprenticeship Talent Survey was sent to more than 2,000 leaders in the union construction business across North
Click here to download the CBA Contribution Directory: Spring 2022 Edition! FCA International has compiled wage rates from across the U.S. in one easy-to-access directory.
Click here for information on the LMCI Maternity Leave Program for IUPAT Members The LMCI Maternity Leave Program for IUPAT members provides 6-8 weeks of
Click here to access the CBA Database The FCA International CBA database is a collective bargaining resource for signatory contractors. The database features a library
In the construction industry, bargaining over wages frequently revolves around the “total package.” That is, the total cost to a contractor to employ a journeyman or
By now you have likely received a communication from the International Painters and Allied Trades Industry Pension Fund regarding certain changes to the Fund. We
Click Here to Download the IPAT Pension Rehabilitation Plan Packet for Employers On Jan. 14, 2022, the Board of Trustees (“Trustees”) of the International Union