The Teamsters National DHL Negotiating Committee won historic wage and standard of living protections in every year of the tentative agreement through significant annual wage increases and a strong COLA (cost of living adjustment) clause. The union negotiated wage increases totaling $5.00 per hour over five years with full retroactivity to April 1, 2017. View the flier, here.
Leaders from 26 Teamster local unions that represent DHL members met in Washington, D.C. today and unanimously approved the tentative master agreement and supplements, paving the way for a vote by the members later this month. Read the update, here.
The Teamsters Union and DHL Express have reached a tentative, five-year contract agreement and leaders of local unions will meet next week to review the proposal.
The Teamsters Union is calling for any federal legislation regarding ‘self-driving’ technology to take into account public safety and the millions of working Americans employed in transportation and related industries.
On April 28, 2017, a unit of 108 drivers and mechanics at MDC, a subcontractor for DHL, voted to join Teamsters Local 769 in Miami. The vote was 75 to 30 in favor of Local 769 representation.
Newest DHL Unit Opts for Membership with Local 769
The new, on-line system for submitting applications for the Academic or Vocational scholarships from the JRHMSF is now available.
(Long Beach, Calif.) – More than 100 Teamsters and their allies held a raucous rally this morning outside a shipping conference to demand that the CEO of XPO Logistics, Bradley Jacobs, end his company’s abhorrent mistreatment of workers in the United States and across the globe.