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PCA Contract Update

All contract update documents posted on this site require a password for access. The password was sent out to all PCA and Plumbing Council contributing contractors in an e-mail on April 10, 2014. All signatory contractors (PCA-Local 130 CBA) can also contact our office for the password by calling 312-563-9526.


April 11, 2014:

The PCA and PAMCANI Alliance bargaining team met jointly with UA Local 130 on April 10, 2014 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Chicago, IL to continue bargaining for a new CBA.

To view the full contract update report, (click here).

To view the UA Local 130 request for open issues, (click here).

To view the PCA and PAMCANI response and open issues, (click here). 


March 26, 2014: 
The PCA and PAMCANI Alliance bargaining team and UA Local 130 have agreed 
to continue their talks for a new CBA on April 10, 2014.

To view the parties' opening bargaining letters, (click here).

To view the PCA and PAMCANI Alliance proposal, (click here).

To view the UA Local 130 proposal, (click here).


March 25, 2014: 
The PCA and PAMCANI Alliance bargaining team met jointly with UA Local 130 on March 25, 2014 at the Westin Hotel in Rosemont, IL to commence bargaining for a new CBA. The bargaining parties exchanged proposals and discussed a series of unresolved issues that remained from the last CBA.

The PCA and PAMCANI Alliance will continue to update our signatory contractors throughout the remainder of the bargaining talks. If you have not yet re-affirmed your bargaining rights, please (click here) and return the completed form to the PCA office by fax at 630-960-5487. Questions? Contact Executive Director S.J. Peters at 312-563-9526 or by e-mail at sj@pcofchicago.com.




Free Hazcom: GHS Training Offer

As a special free and exclusive offer to our signatory contractors, PCA and PAMCANI Alliance safety consultant Roger M. Paveza has produced a PowerPoint presentation (converted to video on You Tube) that can be used to train you and your workers on OSHA's (HCS) which aligns with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). While the December 1, 2013 compliance date has passed, we will continue to host the presentation for new hires and anyone who still needs certification. To view the presentation, click on the link below.

HAZCOM: GHS PRESENTATION

After you view the presentation, you and your workers can print out individualized certificates of compliance for OSHA's revised Hazard Communication Standard by clicking on the link below.

HAZCOM: GHS Certificate of Compliance

Please note that the certificate has a special code that will change the date once you print it out. If you have any technical difficulties, please contact our office at 312-563-9526.

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Welcome to the Plumbing Contractors Association of Chicagoland website! On behalf of the Board of Directors and the members of the PCA, I invite you to browse this site for information about our organization, as well as news, events and important documents. We hope you find this website helpful, and we encourage you to check back often for updates. And as always, your suggestions are welcome.

 

Thank you for visiting,

Lori L. Abbott

President