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International Longshoreman's Association Local 1235

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ILA Local 1235

New Jersey State AFL-CIO Congratulates President Richie Suarez on his election to the Atlantic Coast District Executive Board
(click to read Letter)

Meet the 2015 ACD Board

Read Maher Terminals Recognition
of the quick action taken by
Longshoremen JosephTacon
to safely evacuate employees
from a burning bus

The NYSA-ILA Scholarship Fund is pleased to announce the 36th Teddy Gleason Scholarship Competition
(Read How to Enter)

Recently Divorced Members - Please Read

1235 Retirees

(click to read more)

ILA’s Daggett:
‘No change’ in bargaining
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 Cancer Stinks

President Richard Suarez and Local 1235 support Cancer Stinks.

Cancer Stinks Children’s Foundation’s mission is to bring joy, comfort and to help improve the quality of life of children and their families affected by cancer through advocacy, charity and support. (read more)

Sen. Menendez, Rep. Sires Join Port Officials, Labor and Industry Leaders to Highlight Progress Toward Raising the Bayonne Bridge

Picture at Bayonne Port

BAYONNE, NJ – U.S. Senator Robert Menendez and U.S. Rep. Albio Sires (both D-NJ) today joined Bayonne Mayor Mark Smith officials from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, as well as representatives of the International Longshoreman’s Association Local 1235 and the New York Shipping Association to announce progress on the project to raise the Bayonne Bridge ...

“This will bring a lot of strong union jobs to this region. Hopefully, this will be the stepping stone for this nation to see the strong union labor force that performs professionally to provide a good home and economic base for this country and definitely for this region,” said Richard Suarez, president of the International Longshoreman Association Local 1235.
(click to read entire press release)

Raising Bayonne Bridge will add jobs, billions in revenue, says Sen. Robert Menendez(read more)


Do Not Patronize Tal Mahal and
Tropicana Casinos in AC
(Read More)

OSH Circular 2015-08 (Terminal Pickup Truck Demolished by Rubber-Tired Gantry Crane)
(Click to read)

OSH Circular 2015-08 - Camioneta de Terminal Demolida Por Grua Mobil de Ruedas("RTG")
(Click to read)

 ILA-USMX Joint Committee
Seat Belts Save Lives!
(Click to read)

Read Bulletin on
Safety Footwear
(Click to read)

ILA-USMX Joint Safety Committee on pedestrian traffic of docks
(click to read)

ILA-USMX Comité Conjunto de Seguridad en tráfico peatonal en los muelles
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ILA-USMX Joint Safety Committee The Inherent Dangers of Personal Electronic Devices at Work 
(Click to read)

Important Information on TWIC's Renewal - Please Click to Read Memo

Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) - New Location and Information