Facebook Shuttle Drivers Join Local 853; Charlotte FedEx Freight Terminal Is Third To Join Teamsters; Teamsters’ Waterlift Helps Fight Forest Fire; Teamsters Rush Vital Vaccine Throughout The Nation; Last Of The River Boats Piloted By A Teamster; In Memoriam: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Florida Teamster Conquers Rattlesnake, Runaway Train
After more than two years of IBT funded and initiated litigation as well as an unfair labor practice strike against Voith Industrial Services, more than 160 previously displaced Teamster members of Louisville, Kentucky Local 89 have won back their jobs with full back pay and benefits.
(INDUSTRY, Calif.) – Food distribution drivers at Roma of Southern California, a Performance Food company, have voted overwhelmingly, 68-15, in favor of joining Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles. Of the 84 drivers in the bargaining unit, 83 participated in the Nov. 20 election.
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) – Teamsters from across the Buffalo, N.Y., area are taking action to provide relief and much needed services after a powerful storm that dumped seven feet of snow on western New York.
Thanksgiving Day is a holiday where family and friends gather together and express gratitude for everything in their lives. But those who work at Walmart have little to be thankful for, at least when it comes to their employment.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for November 25, 2014.