About Us

NABET-CWA – National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians-Communications Workers of America, is a Union devoted to aiding workers like you who are employed in the broadcasting, distributing, telecasting, recording, cable, video, sound recording and related industries in North America.

NABET 42 represents the dedicated broadcast employees at WOIO/WUAB TV-19, WKYC TV-3 and WJW TV-8 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Moving Cleveland television into the digital age!

Mailing Address

NABET-CWA Local 42
1400 E. Schaaf Road
Brooklyn Heights, Ohio 44131

Legal Notice & Privacy Policy

The information, documentation, ideas and opinions presented on this website are intended exclusively for information purposes only for the membership of NABET/CWA Local 42, located at 1400 E. Schaaf Road, Brooklyn Hts., Ohio 44131.
Websites and website links such as this one can be accessed by numerous individuals and any responses, opinions, positions, etc. should not be interpreted by the reader or interested party to be those of Local 42, its Officers or agents, etc. while acting in their official union capacity. Therefore, Local 42, its Officers or agents, etc. cannot be held liable or responsible for any input to this website, its links or by any other available means in which individuals may attempt to communicate responses, opinions, positions, etc. to Local 42.

NABET Local 42 respects your privacy. We will not release any personally identifiable information such as your name, address, e-mail address, or phone number without your consent.
NABET Local 42 will only disclose or share such information in order to conform to the edicts of the law, protect and defend the right or property of NABET Local 42, or act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of its members or the public.

Terms of Service (Forums)

By using these Forums, you agree to the following:

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  • You will, if asked by a representative of the Forums, cease posting any content, and/or links to content, deemed offensive, objectionable, or in poor taste by the staff of the Forums.

At all times, you remain solely responsible for anything found within your posts and agree to indemnify and hold NABET Local 42 and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of any material you submit, post to or transmit through the Forums, your use of the Forums, your connection to the Forums, your violation of the AUP, legal notice, or privacy policy, or your violation of the rights of another.

These Forums do not and cannot review all of the content of every message posted and do not accept responsibility for the contents of any messages. We reserve the right to delete any message and/or restrict posting rights in our Forums for any reason whatsoever.

Should you continue to post messages that violate the rules of the Forums, your account may be terminated, your access to the Forums may be blocked, and your service provider(s) may be contacted about your behavior. Furthermore, we expressly reserve our rights under the law to take any other actions we deem necessary.

Acceptable Use Policy (Forums)

Your use of the forums, message boards, and any other public discussion medium (collectively, the “Forums”) hosted by NABET42.org and its affiliate sites indicates your acceptance of the legal notice, privacy policy, those terms found on the registration page and in this Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”). The AUP can be modified at any time, and your continued use of the Forums indicates your acceptance of the modified AUP.  We advise you to review any and all such terms of service.

Please remember that the open and real-time nature of these Forums makes it is impossible for us to vouch for the validity of any content posted. As such, we are not responsible for any messages posted nor the consequences of following any advice offered within Forum posts. The views expressed in the posts you will find in these forums belong solely to their respective authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of NABET Local 42, its affiliates, and/or sponsors.

If you find any posts in these Forums to be offensive or objectionable, please contact us via email to the address offered as a contact for the Forums in question. If we determine that removal of a post or posts is necessary, we will make reasonable efforts to do so in a timely manner.

3 Responses to About

  1. I was a member of NABET in NYC along time ago like in the `1940’s 1946 to be exact
    can you find my records?

    • ntatulin says:

      HI Do you remember what your local number was?
      You can always contact nabet in Washington DC and they might be able to find your record!
      Good luck!

  2. Michael Pendergast says:

    Anything new to report on your Gannett labor agreement?
    Michael Pendergast,
    Business Manager
    IBEW Local 4.

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