Phone: (415) 441-6400
Updates and Resources concerning the Coronavirus

We understand that this has become a very challenging time for all of us.

This page will be used to post information pertaining to our Union and our workers. 

Please take care of yourselves and your families.

Jul 21, 2020
This post is a collection of all available protocols and guidelines for Entertainment Workers to Return to Work safely.
May 07, 2020
File for unemployment using this EDD link specifically for Entertainment Industry Workers
Apr 23, 2020
San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development has compiled a list Bay Area job of job openings that are hiring during COVID-19. Click the link above to explore these opportunities.
Apr 08, 2020
The IA has launched the IATSE CARES site to help fellow brothers and sisters take care of each other and stay connected in these difficult times.
Apr 01, 2020
Center for Disease Control and Prevention direct website link above.
Apr 01, 2020
The AFL-CIO put out an informational Unemployment Survival Guide. It contains some great resources and helpful tips to get through these financially challenging times.
Apr 01, 2020
Share to Print Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to More California Labor and Workforce Development Agency has put out a summary chart for workers to navigate out of work benefits. TIP: scroll to the bottom of the California Labor and Workforce website too see the chart with interactive links.
Apr 01, 2020
This chart gives a snapshot guide for people who lost current or upcoming full- or part-time work, and he assistance they can obtain from the government.
Mar 19, 2020

The Local 16 I.A.T.S.E. Health and Welfare Trust Fund will waive out-of-pocket costs for COVID-19 testing from PPO in-network providers effective immediately through June 30, 2020.

Read More for the extended letter from the Board of Trustees of the Local 16 I.A.T.S.E.

Download: IATSE 16 SMM - dated March 2020 - Amendments 3 (no COB change) and 4 COVID19 combined notice draft #2 3.30.2020.pdf

Apr 01, 2020
The above link complies available resources based on the county you live in. Click the link above and scroll to find your county.
Mar 27, 2020
Click the link to find some great organizations working to support members in need of mental or financial support during these stressful times.
Mar 19, 2020
We encourage everyone to fill out this very short petition sponsored by the International IATSE to support Entertainment Industry Workers like us!
Mar 17, 2020

As you know, the Coronavirus is a serious matter. The impact of the virus has already begun to affect our industry.

Click the link for more information and how to sign up for text alerts.

Page Last Updated: Aug 27, 2020 (11:43:00)
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I.A.T.S.E. Local 16
240 Second Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
  (415) 441-6400

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