(SAN FRANCISCO) – Teamsters who work for WeDriveU, a bus contractor for Salesforce in San Francisco, Calif., ratified a strong first contract this weekend that continued the trend of raising standards across the tech industry for bus drivers.
Nurses, health technicians, skilled trades and other hospital staff protested with community leaders outside Rhode Island Hospital and Lifespan offices today.
(MINNEAPOLIS, MN) –Honeywell (NYSE: HON) may lock out approximately 1,000 Teamster-represented workers at four separate manufacturing facilities in an around Minneapolis, Minn., after their collective bargaining agreement expires at midnight Jan. 31, 2017. The union believes this action would severely impact the company’s ability to meet customer demands.
Teamsters Local 120 members have overwhelmingly approved a four-year agreement with Western Refining in St. Paul Park, Minn.
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.