A HARD SUMMER

A HARD SUMMER

Uncategorized On the ramp, we’re used to severe weather, sweltering heat and irregular ops. But this summer was different: Record loads. Catastrophic short staffing. Broken down equipment. And the tragic death of a fellow ramp...
WHATS THE SECRET?

WHATS THE SECRET?

Uncategorized DO YOU KNOW A COWORKER OR FRIEND WHO WAS TERMINATED, AND NOBODY KNEW WHY? It’s happening a lot, and it could happen to YOU. Delta keeps a secret “journal” on ramp employees. It’s done without your knowledge or ability...
OUT OF HOURS?

OUT OF HOURS?

Uncategorized YOU SHOULDN’T BE.You work hard for this company all summer, often staying late because your managers ask you to.You go the extra mile and then…You’re out of hours. Laid off. Sidelined with no income, possibly for...
THE POWER OF OUR VOICE

THE POWER OF OUR VOICE

Uncategorized For the past several weeks, Delta ramp workers have been asking, “When is our next raise?”On Friday, August 30, 2019 we got our answer.Faced with the organized voice of nearly ten thousand Delta ramp workers, the...
STILL WAITING

STILL WAITING

Uncategorized Last Spring, The Delta Employee Union Organizing Committee asked the question:“WHEN IS OUR NEXT RAISE?”Inflation is about 2.2 – 2.4% per year.We have had one 3% raise since April 2017,while the cost of living...