Teamsters employed at ABF Freight System, Inc. have ratified the national master portion of the agreement and all but 9 supplements.
As ABF members vote by telephone or via the Internet, it is important to note that while you can vote more than once, only your last vote counts.
(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters are sounding the alarm about a proposed change to the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act (FAAAA) that would halt the ability of states and localities to set any workplace rules for truck drivers in their jurisdictions.
Voter information for the ABF contract ratification was mailed on Thursday, April 19 and votes are due by 8 p.m. (Eastern time) on Tuesday, May 8.
Leaders of local unions that represent ABF Teamsters met today and overwhelmingly approved the tentative ABF National Master Freight Agreement and supplements, paving the way for a member ratification vote to begin later this month.
Mark your calendars to participate in an important Teamsters ABF conference call on Thursday, April 12 at 8 p.m. (Eastern) to get an update on the contract and the upcoming ratification process.
XPO employees in Miami walked out this morning to begin an Unfair Labor Practice strike. The workers, who are represented by Teamsters Local 769, are fed up with the company's repeated labor law violations at the freight terminal.