Weingarten Rights

(Right to Representation)

"If this discussion could in any way lead to my being disciplined or terminated, or affect my personal working conditions, I respectfully request that my association representative be present at the meeting."

  • Do not resign or abandon your work location.
  • All communication with your association is strictly confidential.
  • Document, in writing, the incident.
  • Keep any records that relate to the incident.
  • Representation is strongly advised.
  • Timeliness is important - don't delay.
  • Use your contract as a guide.
  • Follow orders unless there is potential for personal injury - you can grieve the orders later.
  • Call your UniServ Director for help.