Heating oil drivers in New York recently ratified a new contract with higher wages and improved benefits.
(WASHINGTON) -- Today, the Teamsters Union hosted a call for Western Refining [NYSE: WNR] investors and industry analysts discussing the fragile state of contract negotiations between company management and 185 operators and maintenance staff at the company’s St. Paul Park, MN refinery represented by Teamsters Local 120. The refinery workers recently voted unanimously 148-0 to strike if a fair agreement cannot be reached at the bargaining table. The current collective bargaining agreement expires midnight on Dec. 31; a work stoppage could commence at that time.
(NEW YORK) – Financial aid advisors, student success advisors, lab supervisors, program administrators, making center technicians and IT support staff at the New School voted on Nov. 30 to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. There are 123 members in the bargaining unit.
(Copenhagen, Denmark / Frankfurt, Germany / Seattle, USA / Stockholm, Sweden / Vienna, Austria / Washington, DC, USA) – A network of European and North American unions, labor confederations, and worker organizations issued a call yesterday for transnational cooperation between workers, worker organizations, platform clients, platform operators, and regulators to ensure fair working conditions and worker participation in governance in the growing world of digital labor platforms such as Clickworker, Amazon Mechanical Turk, Jovoto, and Uber.
Workers at Hertz rental car at the Salt Lake City airport have more to smile about after securing the first Teamster contract with Local 222.
Scholarship applications for the sons and daughters of Teamster members are now available.
(MORGANTOWN, W.Va.) — Cummins distribution workers and mechanics and their allies protested Cummins Diesel, Inc. [NYSE: CMI] at the West Virginia Mountaineers football game on Saturday. The protesters distributed educational information to game attendees about Cummins’ poor treatment of its workers in West Virginia.
(SAN FRANCISCO) – Employees of Hertz Rent A Car at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), who are working to organize their union with Teamsters Local 856, have taken a strike vote and announced they will strike on Monday, November 7.