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What does UPGWA stand for?

UPGWA stands for United Plant Guard Workers of America (now International Union, Security, Police and Fire Professionals of America, SPFPA)

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This reduction in force affects both salaried employees and bargaining unit personnel represented by the Paper, Allied-Industrial, Chemical and Energy Workers International Union (PACE) and the United Plant Guard Workers of America (UPGWA).
Louis, eligible union member are represented by International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers District Lodge 837; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1; International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America Local 610; United Plant Guard Workers of America Local 250, and Teamster, Firemen, Oilers, Maintenance Men and Associated Industries Local 367.
Union member layoff figures are as follows: -- 170 from United Auto Workers Local 1093; -- 10 from United Auto Workers Local 73; -- four from International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 584; -- two from United Plant Guard Workers of America Local 800; and -- one from Southern California Professional Engineers Association.
EAST and many other labor unions, including the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, the International Union of United Plant Guard Workers of America, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America (AFL-CIO), and the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America UAW, support the sale.
Major unions, including the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, and the United Plant Guard Workers of America, support this sale since it will preserve thousands of American jobs that will otherwise go to Europe.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to renew widespread interest in the 1990 murder of General Motors Livonia-based security officer, Jason Bickel, GM and the United Plant Guard Workers of America announced today that they are increasing the reward from $25,000 to $100,000.