The Freight Division represents the interests of more than 75,000 Teamsters members from approximately 200 local unions. Freight employees include truck drivers, dockworkers, mechanics, and office personnel. On a daily basis, the Freight Division coordinates National Grievance Panels, Regional Grievance Panels, change of operations, and negotiations of individual contracts. The Freight Division also responds to questions from members and local unions concerning worker benefits, equipment safety, grievances, change of operation, and organizing new members. The Division works closely with other departments to further the interests of freight members.
Director: Ernie Soehl
Contact Freight Division
All correspondence with the Freight Division must be received in writing. When communicating with the division, please be sure to include a return address so that a reply can be made. Also include your local union number, if applicable. Please address all correspondence to: International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Freight Division, 25 Louisiana Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001