Wearing lab coats, rubber gloves, and dust masks, employees demonstrated outside the Hilton Anchorage to protest what they consider to be an insufficient response to their concerns about mold.
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THE SHERATON HOTEL
AT 4:00pm. TO 5:00pm
WE NEED 1000 PEOPLE
THIS IS OUR COMMUNITY
OUR FIGHT IS YOUR FIGHT
YOU SHOULD BE THERE!
A group of maids, bell hops, and other hotel workers are seeking resolution of a complaint they filed with the state’s workplace safety agency May 13.
Citing health concerns, workers turn to state regulator to assure the Hotel provides them proper training and equipment The Hilton Anchorage Hotel was the site of an inspection on Monday June 23 by the Alaska Occupational Safety and Health Department (AKOSH) to investigate a complaint by Hilton workers who allege that they have been exposed to […]
For Immediate Release: June 5, 2013 KENTUCKY-BASED COLUMBIA SUSSEX CONTINUES TO HURT ALASKA WORKING FAMILIES Monday June 3rd Alaskan workers of the Anchorage Hilton met with management and representatives of the Kentucky-based Corporation, Columbia Sussex, who owns the hotel. For five years workers have been fighting for affordable healthcare, safe workloads, job security protections, and […]
The National Labor Relations Board has largely sided with union workers at a Downtown Anchorage hotel in a long-running labor dispute, ordering its Texas-based management company to implement a series of reforms. According to a 74-page Wednesday decision posted on the NLRB’s website (PDF), the board has decided to uphold administrative law judge Gregory Meyerson’s August […]
For Immediate Release April 30, 2013 On April 24, 2013, the three-person Board that governs the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the agency that enforces the National Labor Relations Act, the federal labor law that governs most private-sector workers, issued its Decision and Order in a federal case brought by that agency against Texas-based Remington […]
Anchorage Sheraton workers and Community supporters delivered a petition to Anchorage Sheraton Management, insisting the Texas-based Corporation Ashford/Remington who owns/manages the hotel to stop appealing NLRB court rulings ‘on behalf of Anchorage workers’.
“Thank you for joining us today in front of the rat, Remington, as we continue the good fight on behalf of the employees of this hotel and ALL Alaskans. We are making a difference, demanding fairness and respect in the workplace. Please continue with the message and let our voices be heard. One day […]
“We call upon this place of business to repent and be redeemed, to turn from selfish and greedy ways to a way of business that benefits all – guests, workers, managers, corporate executives and investors. I stand and speak to remind us all that the choices we make and the actions we take in this […]