Justice for Port Drivers is conducting a survey of port truck drivers in the greater Los Angeles area about their experiences with the coronavirus outbreak. The information gathered will help protect port drivers during the COVID-19 pandemic. All responses will be kept confidential. To fill out the survey, click here.
The application deadline for the JRHMSF has been extended to April 14.
Message From Port Division Director Ron Herrera.
The following is a statement by Ron Herrera, Teamsters International Vice President and Director of the Port Division, and President, LA County Federation of Labor. This statement concerns AB5, a law passed by California which makes it harder to misclassify workers, an already illegal practice in the state. The comment is on amicus briefs filed by the Los Angeles City Attorney, City of Oakland, and California Federation of Labor in CTA v. Becerra.
Teamcare is working with medical professionals and has posted some COVID-19 information on their website. Under the heading, "TeamCare Answers Your Questions about the Coronavirus" you will find up-to-date information which may be helpful.
The deadline for applying for an academic or vocational/training program scholarship from the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund is March 2.
(TRENTON, N.J.) – The Teamsters Union applauds New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy for signing and New Jersey legislators for passing an historic legislative package that will help protect workers from misclassification.