An Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) has issued a decision in a case involving Intermodal Bridge Transport (IBT) misclassifying port truck drivers as independent contractors.
USA Today reports that federal agencies have used port trucking companies accused of labor violations.
Port truck drivers are calling on Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti to take action.
Teamster leaders, drivers announce support for legislation offered by Reps. Napolitano, Nadler.
USA Today: Shell Games - How trucking companies that cheat drivers dodge penalties.
(WASHINGTON) – Teamster leaders and port truck drivers fighting for their employee rights with the help of the Teamsters announced their support today for measures that would take steps to address the broken employment system that exists in port trucking and empower local ports to reduce pollution, mitigate traffic congestion, heighten highway safety and improve efficiency.
USA Today reports that two federal bills are about to be introduced in Congress which will seek to end the exploitation of port truck drivers.
Trade union investors meeting in Berlin today served notice on US-based logistics provider XPO that it must reform its labour practices.