Workers have the right to organize and to bargain collectively with their employer through an agent of their choosing, according to the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) protects your right to vote your free choice in a fair, honest, secret-ballot election.
Under Section 7 of the NLRA, employees have the right:
Your rights during an election are protected by the NLRB. Neither employers nor unions can interfere with your right to an honest election.
The following are examples of conduct which is NOT allowed by the NLRB and may cause the setting aside of an election:
If you have any questions about your rights to organize call the ILWU at (808) 949-4161 or call the National Labor Relations Board Region 20 Honolulu office at (808) 541-2814.