International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers

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AWIU
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers
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FoundedJuly 7, 1903[1]
Headquarters9602 Martin Luther King Jr. Hwy., Lanham, Maryland, United States
Location
Members
30,000
Key people
James Bud McCourt, president
AffiliationsAFL-CIO, CLC, NAMTU
Websitewww.insulators.org

The International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers (AWIU or Insulators) is a trade union in the United States and Canada, founded in 1903. It is affiliated with the AFL–CIO and the Canadian Labour Congress and the North America's Building Trades Unions.

The union was formerly known as the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, but the name was changed to reflect a symbolic new direction away from the hazards of exposure to asbestos.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Our History International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers, n.d., retrieved 20 May 2017

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