LAX Workers To The Traveling Public: We’ll Be Working On Wednesday!
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — While news reports have focused on a planned protest at LAX Wednesday by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), hard-working LAX employees want to assure the traveling public that they will be on the job to assist Angelenos on the busiest travel day of the year.
“It is important for the traveling public to know that LAX workers will be on the job on Wednesday, and that the protest being staged by the SEIU involves people who don’t work here,” said employee Edgar Rivas. Rivas is one of 450 employees of Aviation Safeguards, a contractor providing wheelchair, skycap, baggage handling and ticket verification for airlines at LAX.
WHO: LAX employees from Aviation Safeguards will be available to meet with news media to discuss plans for providing outstanding customer service throughout the holiday season, counter misinformation disseminated by the SEIU, and urge travelers to keep their cool despite union efforts to disrupt travel. The employees voted last year to leave the SEIU. WHAT: Media availability throughout the day WHEN: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Interviews will be offered throughout the day. WHERE: Location near LAX to be arranged with each media outlet.
SOURCE Aviation Safeguards