7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Florida

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, September 15 — The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is offering Disaster Relief assistance to members living in Florida after Hurricane Irma damaged homes and property beginning on September 10, 2017.

Available from the BLET website are Teamster “Disaster Relief Alert Notices” and “Request for Help” forms. If you live in the affected area and experienced a loss due to this FEMA-declared major disaster, please download and submit the forms. For questions, contact the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at (202) 624-8971.

Members living in the following Florida counties are eligible to apply: Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, DeSoto, Duval, Flagler, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lake, Lee, Manatee, Marion, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, St. John’s, St. Lucie, Sumter, and Volusia.

Download the DR-4337 Request for Help form here:
www.ble-t.org/pr/pdf/FL_DR_4337.pdf .

Be sure to include all requested documentation. The deadline to apply is December 15, 2017.

HELP SPREAD THE WORD



To help increase awareness of this valuable benefit, members who live and work in the affected areas are asked to print and post these Disaster Relief Notices at their places of work. Previous notices are archived on the BLET National Division’s website, www.ble-t.org/disaster. Also, members are advised that the BLET National Division does not administer this program. Questions regarding the application process, pending applications or other inquiries should be directed to the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at the telephone number provided above.

Friday, September 15, 2017
bentley@ble-t.org

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2017 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Four more unions reach tentative agreements with freight railroads
NTSB reauthorization bill aims to increase transparency
Opinion: $afety culture?
Legendary investor Warren Buffett is nearing retirement. Is BNSF’s Matt Rose the guy to replace him?
Mechanical engineer can testify against CSX in Maryville train derailment, judge rules
UP executive describes how railroads are more high-tech than cars or planes
NS begins running trains over new Portageville Bridge
Conrail restores NJ Transit service in less than three days
KCS COO Songer sells $335,400 in company stock
Norfolk Southern’s CIO advances to become CFO
Suspect in Chicago train-gun theft pleads guilty on trial date
One of the last great Washington train rides coming to an end
RRB Q&A: Annuitants may need to increase tax withholding at age 62
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines