the janitors are having
to take their struggle for better jobs and stronger communities
to the streets once again.
the janitors' actions have resulted from Universal Building Services'
(UBS) continued cutthroat working conditions; minimum wages, no
medical benefits, no respect, and illegal firings. the NLRB is currently
Pacific Bell buildings and the Elks Building are cleaned by UBS
SEIU local 1877's justice
for janitors campaign has been successful in sacramento in convincing
many property owners and management companies to contract with union
janitorial companies. these union companies provide their employees
with working conditions most of us expect at our jobs.
all workers in the downtown area are asked to join the rallys in
support of the UBS janitors. the next rally will be held on 102501,
1407 J St, at 4:30 pm.
SEIU 1877 also requests
we call leonard brusseau of UBS at (510) 527-1078, and tell him
we want better working conditions for these janitors.