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Teamsters Applaud Unveiling of New House Transportation Legislation

(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters are lauding the release of a new House transportation measure today, saying the bill is a win for workers and will enhance roadway safety. It will not only make nearly $500 billion available for road, transit and rail needs, but will also roll back new rules that placed the lives of transportation workers and the traveling public at risk.

Teamsters Local 174 Members at Pozzi Bros. Transportation Unanimously Ratify New Agreement

On Saturday morning, a group of freight drivers working at Pozzi Bros. Transportation unanimously ratified the first Teamsters Local 174 contract ever negotiated utilizing 21st century videoconferencing technology in the COVID-19 era. The contract, which runs through 2023, was negotiated entirely via Zoom, and was ratified through a combination of Zoom and strict social distancing – both extremely novel concepts that had never been part of the contract negotiation and ratification process before.

Teamsters Host LA Food Drive for Truck Drivers

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Teamsters partnered with the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank to help truck drivers in the San Pedro area in California. Many of the drivers are misclassified as independent contractors and don't have any employer protections during this crisis.

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