Sen. Ricardo Lara of California introduced legislation in Sacramento today seeking to end the exploitation of port truck drivers.
Applications for 2018 are now being accepted by the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer has filed lawsuits against three leading port trucking companies, all owned by NFI Industries.
In a national move to modernize the port trucking industry to respect the rights of drivers and stabilize their families’ income, drivers at a South Carolina port drayage company have voted to join Teamsters Local 509.
The Los Angeles City Council has asked city attorney to investigate options banning trucking companies operating on city properties that break local, state and federal laws.
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.