Who We Are

We are the United Steelworkers, North America’s largest industrial union. We’re 1.2 million members and retirees strong in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean. We proudly represent men and women who work in nearly every industry there is. Our members are leaders in your communities, in your workplaces, in our governments, and more. We have a presence in the United Kingdom, Ireland, England, Scotland, Mexico, and many other places around the world. Because since the beginning of our being, we have been fighting for better workplaces, better lives for everyone, and a better world.

Our local, (USW Local 7600) was established in 1969. We have a presence in nearly all Kaiser Permanente locations spread out through the Inland Empire. We represent members in various healthcare-related classifications and have nearly 8,000 members.