NAME: HERDLISKA, DOUG

BORN: Iowa City, Iowa (year?)

DIED:

GENDER: m

 

INTERVIEWER: Holub

DATE: 08/12/91

 

TOWN: IOWA CITY

 

UNION: AFSCME Local 12, Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125

OFFICES HELD: Recording Secretary, AFSCME Local 12

 

TIME PERIOD: 1970s–1990s

 

INDEX

AFSCME––binding arbitration case of 1991, 21–22, 24

AFSCME––grievances, 13–14

AFSCME––officers and elections, 19–20

Asbestos––exposure in plumbing trade, 5, 10

Branstad, Terry––binding arbitration case of 1991, 24

Discrimination against women––University of Iowa, 12–13

Drug testing––building trades, 7

Health and welfare systems––Plumbers & Pipefitters, 6–7

Herdliska, Doug, 1–25

Iowa City, Iowa, 9–25

Jew, Jean, 12

Labor unions––Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125, 3–25

Labor unions––AFSCME Local 12, 9–25

OSHA––University of Iowa, 15–16

Maintenance workers––University of Iowa Physical Plant, 9–25

Plumbers & Pipefitters Union––apprenticeship system, 3

Plumbers & Pipefitters Union––jurisdictional disputes, 7–8

Plumbers & Pipefitters Union––non-union competition, 8

Plumbers––description of work, 11

Plumbers––working conditions, 5–6, 10–11, 15–18, 22–23

Political involvement of local unions––AFSCME Local 12, 20–21

Public employees––binding arbitration case of 1991, 21–22, 24

Recession of the 1980s––impact on building trades, 3–5, 8

Safety conditions––plumbers, 5, 10–11, 15–17

University of Iowa––maintenance workers, 9–25