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March 23, 2018

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Fifteen workers die, another 170 are injured when a series of explosions rip through BP’s Texas City refinery. Investigators blamed a poor safety culture at the plant and found BP management gave priority to cost savings over worker safety.
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2015 Fall Golf Outing
Updated On: Sep 15, 2015

First place team (L-R) Mel Stevens, Scott Vickers, Walker Chapman, and Rob Weckesser

Thirty-five members and retirees participated in Local 355's Fall Golf Outing September 12, 2015 at the Eisenhower Golf Course in Crownsville, Md.

Teams hit the 8:00 a.m. shotgun start, completing the 18-hole course despite cool temperatures and periodic rain showers. Just after noon, participants headed back to the golf club's covered outdoor pavilion to relax with lunch and liquid refreshments.

All participants received a $15 gift certificate to use for Local 355 products.

Second Place, right: (UPS)
    •    Mike Ridgely
    •    Scott Mandel
    •    Charlie Huber
    •    Timothy Duffy

Third Place, below: (UPS)
    •    Danny Ward
    •    John Zabka
    •    Jeff Zulka
    •    Richard Lowman

Closest to the Pin Winner:
    •    Tom Zabka, (UPS Feeders/Baltimore)

Longest Drive Winner:
    •    Walker Chapman, (UPS Freight/Elkridge)

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General Membership Meetings
Baltimore: April 8, 2018 @ 10 a.m.
Salisbury: April 8
, 2018 @ 10 a.m.
The Salisbury meeting will be held
at the Hampton Inn Salisbury,
121 East Naylor Mill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21801

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