Right to union representation

Your Weingarten and Garrity Rights are well-established. The beginning of the school year is an appropriate time to review them, however. If you have any questions about these rights, please contact a Local 243 union steward or elected officer.

Know your right to union representation when interviewed by management in matters of discipline.

Weingarten Rights:

If this discussion could in any way lead to my being disciplined or terminated, or affect my personal working conditions, I respectfully request that my union representative be present at this meeting.

If your employer asks you questions, the answers to which might result in criminal charges being filed against you, know your Garrity Rights.

Garrity Rights:

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