UNIT 1 OHAP UNEMPLOYMENT INFORMATION: You must
file for unemployment online at http://unemployment.ohio.gov or if you do not
have internet access, call your processing center number. ODJFS business hours are 8:00
AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, except holidays.
B CREW (NIGHT SHIFT): You will be laid off for three (3) weeks using Mass
Layoff # 1800503. Your last
day worked will be 11/23/2018 and
your return to work date will be 12/17/2018.
You will call to file or file online a total of FOUR (4) times: On Sunday, 11/25/2018,
you will reopen your claim. On Sunday, 12/02/2018,
you will file a claim for week ending 12/01/2018.
On Sunday, 12/09/2018, you
will file a claim for week ending 12/08/2018.
On Sunday, 12/16/2018, you
will file a claim for week ending 12/15/2018.
PLEASE NOTE: Do not wait until the Saturday following your layoff week to make
application for benefits because there is a chance that you may encounter a
technical problem that could force you to file your application late. If you do not make application and file your
claim correctly and within the ODJFS’s defined time period, they will not pay
your benefit for the layoff week(s). Appeals are seldom won and we want
to be sure members receive their unemployment benefits.
NATIONAL FORD CONTRACT RESOLUTIONS: Members interested in submitting
national contract resolutions may do so by getting a resolution form from uawlocal2000.org, from the union hall
or from your Bargaining or District Committeeperson. Please drop your completed
resolutions off at the union hall or return them to your Committeeperson.
HOLIDAY - THANKSGIVING: UNIT 1 OHAP have
Thanksgiving Day November 22nd and the day after Thanksgiving
November 23rd off but must work Wednesday, November 21st
or have an approved absence to be paid for the holiday. UNIT 3 LEADEC also has
Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving off but must work both the day
before and the day after the holiday to be paid for it. UNIT 4 SOURCE
PROVIDERS has Thanksgiving Day off and must work on the nearest scheduled work day
both proceeding and following the holiday to be paid for it. UNIT 5 DETROIT
CHASSIS has Thanksgiving Day off and must work on the nearest scheduled
workday, both preceding and following the holiday, to be eligible for holiday
SANTA: The Women’s Committee is sponsoring Lunch with Santa on Sunday,
December 16th from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2192 (the old
Local 425 union hall), 5300 Baumhart Road in Lorain. Tickets are $10 each and
will be sold at OHAP now through December 7th by Women’s Committee
SKATE PARTY: The Motorcycle Committee is sponsoring an Old
School Skate Party on Friday, December 28th from 9:00 PM to midnight
at Skate World, 4952 W. Erie Avenue in Lorain. Tickets are $5 for children 12
years old and younger and $10 for everyone else. Tickets include admission and
skate rental. Please contact Will Pettyjohn at (440) 222-8861 for tickets.
MEETING: The next
General Membership Meeting is Sunday,
December 9, 2018 at 2:30 PM at
UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road in Sheffield Village. Please attend and be
Wishing you and yours a happy, safe Thanksgiving holiday!
President / Herb Bennett, Chairperson Unit 1 / Melanie Meyer, Chairperson Unit
Ida Hess, Chairperson
Unit 3 / Brian Plumley, Chairperson Unit 4 / Kevin Patton, Chairperson Unit 5