IBEW Members Make Face Shields to Help Fight Coronavirus


With personal protective equipment in short supply, a number of enterprising IBEW members have stepped up to make face shields and masks for health care workers with their personal 3D printers.


IBEW Members Step Up in Crisis for Longtime Partner CBS


On the afternoon of March 11, CBS officials announced the immediate closing of the network’s Broadcast Center in New York after two employees were diagnosed with the coronavirus. The network’s flagship news program, “CBS Evening News,” was scheduled to air less than four hours later.


New Jersey Locals Protect Hospital Workers, First Responders


No state but New York has been hit harder by the COVID-19 pandemic than New Jersey. And while media reports have largely focused on New York City’s overwhelmed hospitals and the Empire State’s astonishing infection and mortality numbers, New Jersey’s IBEW locals have focused their attention and efforts on their own first responders in need.


IBEW Local Improvises: Hands out Moonshine Hand Sanitizer in Makeshift Containers

An IBEW local in Mississippi is using moonshine to help keep its members safe.