XPO freight drivers in Erie, Pennsylvania filed for Teamster representation on April 9, 2019, the latest action by workers across the U.S. who are banding together to fight for fair treatment at one of the largest transportation and logistics companies in the world.
YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn Teamsters – listen to the teleforum call from Wednesday, April 10 covering the highlights of the tentative National Master Freight Agreement and the ratification process.
Leaders of all local unions that represent workers at YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn met today and with the exception of one local voted unanimously to endorse the tentative National Master Freight Agreement covering approximately 30,000 Teamsters, paving the way for a vote by the membership.
YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn Teamsters are urged to participate in a conference call at 8 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, April 10 to learn more about the tentative National Master Freight Agreement and the upcoming ratification process.
Today, Teamsters are paving a new road for countless workers who want to build careers in the transportation industry. A new Teamsters Apprenticeship Program is the first national effort by the union that is focused on the transportation industry.
The Teamsters National Freight Industry Negotiating Committee (TNFINC) and YRCW companies, YRC Freight, New Penn and Holland, have reached a tentative agreement in principle for a new collective bargaining agreement to succeed the current agreement which is expiring on March 31.
The business agent served as Ryan’s representation and presented the grievance to XPO, proving that their decision to not provide his holiday pay was incorrect and unlawful. One week later, XPO awarded Ryan with his back pay.