Local Lodge 218
We Have Victory!6/14/2006
The results are in and the arbitrator has ruled in the favor of the Union with regards to the prescription coverage at local retail stores.
"The same quantity per co-pay is available from retail or mail order," Arbitrator Joe Girolamo said.
The officers and representatives of Local Lodge 218 in conjunction with U.A.W. Local Lodge 44 have been struggling against Mueller Industries ever since the company changed the prescription coverage on a whim in October of 2004.
Special thanks to I.A.M. District 60 Rep. Bobby Atanasovski, U.A.W. Region 1 Rep. Mike Stone, the officers of both Local Lodges and to the lawfirm of Sachs Waldman and our attorney Mary Ellen Gurewitz.