The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO is the largest union of maritime workers in North America.
Stay connected and informed with the I.L.A. mobile app! Features include:
- Daily Maritime News
Stay in the know with relevant maritime news. Follow the top stories that you care about and affect you as a member of the I.L.A.
- Upcoming Events
Never miss an event with the events calendar. The calendar will list all the upcoming maritime industry events that the I.L.A. supports. Know when and where to be for every event.
Check out photos of your fellow I.L.A. brothers and sisters as they represent the I.L.A. on and off the job in our photo gallery. View one of our maritime related videos.
- Safety and Training Tips, Publications and Videos
Think Safe. Work Safe. Go Home Safe. We want all our members to practice safety at the workplace. We provide a Safety Tip of the Month as well as some safety and training publications and videos.
- Our History.
Not everyone appreciates the struggles of our forefathers and the building of our union. Take a minute and read a little bit about Our Story. We hope to provide a better understanding of why we are where we are today and the importance of being in a union. Also, check out the feel good Labor Story of the Month.
- Certification Reminders
Never again show up to a job with an expired certification. With this feature you can enter in all of your certifications and its expiration dates. We will send you a push notification 90, 60 & 30 days prior to your certification expiration reminding you to get recertified.
- ACD & SAGCD Directory
Do you need information about a certain local? We have a full directory of every local in the I.L.A. The directory has drop down filters that make it easy to find a particular local.
- Cool Gear
Be proud to be an I.L.A. union member! Get your I.L.A. shirts, hats, safety vests and much more brought to you by Willie Mae Emperator.
Links to our Associations, Affiliates, Ports and other useful links.