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Unions and Producers Announce Safety Protocols for Film Industry

Unions and Producers Announce Safety Protocols for Film Industry

| September 29, 2020

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, along with other Film and Television Industry unions including the DGA, SAG-AFTRA, IATSE and Basic Crafts, recently announced an agreement with the major studios (under the umbrella group AMPTP) which will allow the industry to safely reopen during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as well as provide sick leave and quarantine […]

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Additional Film and Television Production Safety Guidelines Released by Multi-Union Task Force

| June 25, 2020

Moving the industry closer to the resumption of film and television production, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), in association with other film industry Unions, recently released “The Safe Way Forward,” a report which describes and promotes science-based safety guidelines so that employers can provide a safe workplace for the cast and crew during the […]

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Teamsters Work to Establish Safe Return-to-Work Policies for Motion Picture Division 

| June 11, 2020

Representatives of Teamsters along with IATSE, SAG-AFTRA, DGA and other producing entities and guilds have drafted a set of recommended return-to-work policies and safety protocols for motion pictures, television, and streaming productions during the COVID-19 pandemic. The “white paper” document is the resulting product and can be found here. The policies and guidance found in this document intend […]

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Support Your Teamster Brothers & Sisters–Tune Into These TV Shows!

Support Your Teamster Brothers & Sisters–Tune Into These TV Shows!

| September 23, 2019

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Local 727 Recovers $40,000 in Owed Wages for Teamster Movie Drivers

| February 15, 2019

Nearly thirty bargaining unit employees represented by Teamsters Local 727 will receive a combined total of $40,000 in backpay as a result of the Union’s successful settlement of a grievance against Beats Financing and Distribution, LLC. The grievance was originally filed last summer when the Union was informed that the Company, had increased the budget […]

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