Asbestos Screening Notification

Local Union 105 will be hosting asbestos screening for our members who have been previously tested. The testing is sponsored by the Sheet Metal Occupational Health Institute Trust. The screening will be performed at the Local offices in Glendora, CA. and Bakersfield, CA.Sc The actual testing is completed through several steps, which are as follows: …

Local 105 Business Manager/President Luther Medina appointed to International Certification Board

FROM THE DESK OF DAVID BERNETT NEMIC Administrator SMART Local 105 Business Manager/President Luther Medina has been appointed to the International Certification Board (ICB). The International Certification Board is the industry leader in HVAC testing, adjusting and balancing and HVAC fire life safety certifications. ICB certification is a statement that the technician, supervisor and contractor …

AB 1701 signed into law

BUILDING TRADES BULLETIN Oct. 16, 2017 AB 1701 signed into law Now, it’s the law – if you’re a general contractor and one of your subcontractors doesn’t pay his workers, you are responsible for paying their wages. Gov. Jerry Brown made it official Saturday when he signed Assembly Bill 1701, the legislation designed to end wage theft …