UPS shorted $352,420.38 from the Oregon Teamster Employers Trust, which covers healthcare benefits for full-time UPS workers. When Teamsters Local 162 found out, the union took action and made the company pay what it owed.
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On November 13, 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published a Final Rule to amend its drug testing program to add four opioids: hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxymorphone, and oxycodone to the drug testing panel.
(HOUSTON) – Teamster members and a workers’ rights expert addressed executives and stakeholders today during the Sysco [NYSE: SYY] shareholder meeting in the company’s hometown, Houston, Texas. Their message: Stakeholders could pay a deep price for the company’s systemic violation of federal laws that protect workers.
After years of hard work, the Teamsters are confident this Brown-Neal measure has what it takes to past muster with Congress.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for this week, November 11-17, 2017.
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) – Teamsters Local 120 Sysco drivers honored a picket line extension here today after company workers in Olathe, Kansas, began an unfair labor practice strike earlier in the day.
Member of Local 754 working at Bay Valley Foods in Pecatonia, Illinois, went on strike Sunday.