SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION #55
The Sheet Metal Workers’ Local #55, represents skilled craftpersons in Washington State, Idaho, and Eastern Oregon. Sheet Metal Workers perform architectural sheet metal work, fabrication, installation, and service of heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, rail work and more.
All May 2020 SMART Local #55 Union Meeting are canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak and state-ordered Stay Home Stay Healthy Orders. Please Check Back for future information on June 2020 meetings
NW Sheet Metal Worker Health Care Plan Notice
Notice to participants of the NW Sheet Metal Worker Health Care Plan. The Trust has made temporary changes towards the impacts of the Corona virus. Please look for notification from the trust office on the following topics.
Waiver of any out-of-pocket costs associated with testing for COVID-19 for both PPO and non-PPO providers. This would include both the cost of the test as well as office visits or other provider charges related to the testing. Treatment of COVID-19 would still be subject to applicable cost sharing and PPO/non-PPO benefits depending on the provider’s status.
Suspension of any prior authorization requirement for treatment or testing of COVID-19.
A one-time early refill on prescription drugs, with the exception of certain controlled substances.
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
Please review the information (Informational Letter & Draft By-laws) in the MEMBER AREA that has been provided by SMART International General President Joseph Sellers, Jr. Regarding the creation of the North West Regional Council of SMART. If you do not have a login to the Member Area you may email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your IA number in the subject and we will reply with the Informational Letter & Draft By-laws.
News and Announcements
Hear from your Local #55 business manager, representatives, and organizers. Wage allocation, Health, and Welfare. N.W. Regional Council formation information. SMART #55 Volunteers with other locals make nose clips to help fight COVID-19.
Mental Health Resources for SMART Members
Business & Workers, Frequently asked questions for businesses, Frequently asked questions for workers, Workplace safety guidance...
Here are the key provisions that will impact members in the $2 trillion package the Senate approved on March 25, 2020, and the House today on March 27.