is an information hub and social network for Des Moines plant teammates. 


Subscribe to The Inside Track

* indicates required


FREE Emotional Wellness Resources

CLICK HERE for login info and more details

Resources for Living (RFL) is provided as a free resource for teammates to assist with many life crises including mental health & addictions, crisis & disasters, trauma/grief/loss, and mor.

MyStrength helps you customize your health and wellness goals including: a daily mood tracker, eLearning modules, activity and mood logs, daily inspiration, and additional content based on your goals.

LifeMart is a discount program, offered through the RFL website, that offers hundreds of nationally recognized deals and local discounts including: Grocery Coupons, Child Care, Car Buying, Car Rentals, Hotels, Electronics, Insurance, Home, Travel, etc.


Your one-stop shop for detailed info on classes and workshops offered by our Union's Institute for Career Development. 

Stress Mgmt via Zoom

Investing Class--canceled, will reschedule for 2021

Blog Posts

How Are We Doing? Pretty Good.

Posted by Greg Halford on December 3, 2020 at 8:00am 0 Comments

We are in the process of closing out November and it looks like it was a pretty good month for the plant.  In fact, in spite of everything going on we have actually had pretty good year to date results.  Some of the highlights:

On Safety for recordable injuries YTD we are currently running at about 25% lower than our previous record low.  Note that includes a couple of COVID cases, without which we would be around 30% better than our previous record low. Normally when you get to…


It's Official

Posted by Greg Halford on November 19, 2020 at 8:00am 2 Comments

Over the last month or so you may have heard rumors about me retiring and fading off into the sunset. Well I'm here to tell you that rumor is about to come true on December 31st.  That will be my official last day working for Bridgestone Tire.  After 37 years I am calling it quits and passing the baton on to someone else.

I can honestly say that I have enjoyed my time at the DSM plant.  I've worked at three different tire plants in those 37 years.  One was a passenger / light truck…




© 2020   Created by Scott Burgmeyer.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service