New trash hauling study of New York City finds privatization is not good for the health of workers, the public.
The hardships endured by those that harvest the food we eat every day is unfortunately not a new story, but its latest incarnations make it difficult to ignore.
Faced with frequent employer retaliation against whistleblowing workers who expose job safety and health violations and other workplace hazards, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has set up a pilot program.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, May 12, 2016.
Even as technology increases, the job site is still a very dangerous place for many.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, April 28, 2016.
Big San Bernardino County union now Teamsters Local 1932 San Bernardino Sun ...The San Bernardino Public Employees Association, which for more than 75 years has independently represented county, city and state employees across the Inland Empire, is now a chapter affiliate of Teamsters Local 1932. Results of the vote were announced Tuesday by SBPEA General Manager Deidre Rodriguez, with 3,143 members voting for Teamsters affiliation...
Canadian National Railway has recently experienced a troubling spike in train derailments Reuters ...Doug Finnson, president of a Teamsters union representing CN Rail's train crews, said he was particularly concerned with the recent Ontario derailments. "We're on the record saying the trains are too long, the cars are too heavy, and the trains go too fast."...