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Teamsters: National Express Shareholders Call for Review of Workplace Rights

(WASHINGTON) –Today, National Express [LSE: NEX.L] investors are urging the company’s board to back a resolution seeking an independent review of employment practices in its U.S. school bus wholly-owned subsidiary, Durham School Services. Announcement of the resolution comes on the same day National Express is shortlisted at this year’s Business Finance Awards.

Parsippany School Bus Workers Choose Teamsters Union

(PARSIPPANY, N.J.) – School bus drivers and aides at Student Transportation of America (STA) in Parsippany, N.J., overcame tough opposition from management Wednesday, voting decisively in favor of union representation by Teamsters Local 102 in Springfield Township, N.J. The 78 bus workers are calling for improved working conditions, respect on the job and assurances that they will be paid for all hours worked.  

Tech Drivers Deserve A Union

The workers who drive buses for the well-paid employees of the world’s wealthiest technology companies deserve a union. These drivers often work from dawn well until dusk, but they’re barely getting by.

They work for transportation contractors like Loop Transportation and Compass Transportation, providing services to big-name corporate giants like Facebook, Apple, eBay, Yahoo, Zynga, Genentek and Amtrak.


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