Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, April 29, 2016.
Sentence handed down to CEO in West Virginia mine blast tragedy should be the beginning of an effort to bolster workplace safety.
Severe injuries on the job almost certainly worse the the amount documented, agency says.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, March 22, 2016.
These are not heady days for U.S. workers, given the shipping of tens of thousands of jobs overseas and the stagnation in wages. But those aren't the only concerns facing working Americans. Health and safety are a major concern on the job, but increasingly it seems they are getting short shrift by government officials and the private sector.
Australia should fix trade deal investor protection Financial review ...Two weeks ago an international arbitration panel awarded a US company compensation for the way its quarry project in Canada was "unfairly" rejected on environmental and planning grounds...
Teamsters Applaud Veto Of Senate Joint Resolution To Overturn NLRB Election Modernization Rule teamster.org ...The Teamsters Union today applauded President Obama’s decision to veto a destructive resolution backed by Republicans in Congress that would overturn modest reforms issued by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to help streamline and modernize representation case procedures...
Techs At St. Vincent Hospital Seek To Unionize Worcester Telegram ...Approximately 200 technicians have applied to the Boston bureau of the National Labor Relations Board for an election to join Teamsters Local 170 in Worcester...