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CANCELLED: New Member Orientation, October 12

Filed in: Member Alert

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Screen Actors Guild New Member Orientation scheduled for Wednesday, October 12 at SAG headquarters in Los Angeles has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Commercials Survey - Help Organize!

Screen Actors Guild is seeking to learn more about non-union casting calls for commercials in order to better serve and represent our membership.

If you have any recent knowledge of non-union casting calls, please take a few minutes to fill out this brief survey with whatever information about the casting call that you wish to provide.

All information provided is completely anonymous and will be used to help us better understand the non-union work space and create more work opportunities for our members.

Payment of Dues Online is Temporarily Unavailable Starting October 6 at 5 p.m. PST

Filed in: Member Alert

Beginning Thursday, October 6 at 5 p.m. PST, payment of dues online will be temporarily unavailable. This service will return October 17.

Thank you.

Surrender of Network International Models & Talent

To: All SAG Members who are currently represented, or previously been affiliated with, Network International Models & Talent.

Please note that the Screen Actors Guild has been advised that Network International Models & Talent has, effective September 27, 2011, surrendered its franchise with the Guild.

The effect of the surrender is as follows:
   
No member of the Screen Actors Guild may hereafter engage, use or deal through this agency.

Howard and Aquino Re-Elected President, Secretary-Treasurer

Screen Actors Guild Announces Results of National Board Elections

Howard and Aquino Re-Elected President, Secretary-Treasurer

The Stuntmen's Association 50th Anniversary Celebration

Filed in: Event, Member Alert

On September 24, 2011 at 6 p.m., the Stuntmen’s Association will celebrate its 50th Anniversary at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Universal City, CA. The event will benefit the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, and will honor renowned actor Harrison Ford for his advocacy of the stuntmen’s expertise and craft. For more information about the event, or to purchase tickets, contact The Proper Image Events at (818) 994-4661.

Safety Bulletin: Safety Considerations for the Prevention of Heat Illness

Filed in: Member Alert

Are you working outside and the heat getting to you?

Click here for a safety bulletin on the prevention of heat illness.

The Department of Labor has released a mobile app that monitors the heat index at worksites. The app, available in English and Spanish, combines heat index data from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration with the user’s location to determine necessary protective measures.

Screen Actors Guild, AFTRA Continue Discussions to Create One Union

Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists continued formal discussions this weekend between the AFTRA New Union Committee and the SAG Merger Task Force to facilitate the creation of one union to represent all members of Screen Actors Guild and AFTRA.