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Laborers Eastern Region Organizing Fund

In 1997, LIUNA Vice President and Eastern Regional Manager Raymond M. Pocino founded the Laborers’ Eastern Region Organizing Fund (LEROF), the international’s first regional organizing fund. The LEROF team is dedicated to helping workers form and join the LIUNA and is committed to the protection and advancement of worker's rights. LEROF has engaged in some of the nation's most successful union organizing campaigns. LIUNA's strength lies in its idea that unions work—both for employees and employers.

Hydration Keeps You Healthy

Published by: NJ Laborers on 01/07/2012

Excerpt from Lifelines Newsletter You may have heard that drinking eight (eight-ounce) glasses of water every day ensures enough fluids for our bodies.  But, if we incorporate other fluids into our diets, do we still need all of that water, and what happens to us if that qu...

Solar Protection Vital for Laborers

Published by: NJ Laborers on 01/07/2012

Excerpt from Lifelines Newsletter This time of year, when the construction industry gets into full swing, it is essential for Laborers who work outdoors to always wear sunscreen.   “Warm weather and extended hours increase the risk of skin cancer, “says LIUNA Genera...

What You Don’t Know about High Blood Pressure Can Kill You

Published by: NJ Laborers on 01/07/2012

Excerpt from Lifelines Newsletter "If high blood pressure hurt," says LHSFNA Management Co-Chairman Noel C. Borck, "fewer people would die from heart attacks and strokes."That high blood pressure (HBP) or hypertension,can lead to these life-threatening events is no secret. Howeve...

I need a Union

Better pay, better benefits, better treatment at work, better opportunities—these are just some of the ways unions are helping workers today. The Laborers’ International Union of North America is one the most progressive and aggressive unions representing workers in construction, service industries, manufacturing, and the public sector.


Helping our signatory contractors increase market share, productivity and profitability matters to NJ LECET. As a nationally-recognized labor-management cooperative, NJ LECET works to create opportunities for our employers to win projects and put our members to work. NJLECET services add value to the employer-employee relationship.

LIUNA Tri Funds

Tri-Funds Working together works best, which is why the Laborers International Union and its signatory employers have developed highly acclaimed labor-management partnerships to assist contractors, aid developers and provide a competitive advantage in the industries where we work. • A safe and healthy workplace is not only good for workers; it is also good for the bottom line.


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