Drivers, Warehouse Workers Seek Better Benefits, Working Conditions
On November 4, 2015, workers at Linde Gas in Farmers Branch, Texas voted to join Teamsters Local 745 in Dallas.
The drivers and warehouse workers voted 11 to 6 to become Teamsters. There are 17 workers in the bargaining unit.
Linde manufactures and supplies industrial, specialty and medical gases and related equipment.
"These workers are seeking improved benefits and working conditions," said Brent Taylor, Local 745 Secretary-Treasurer. "They stood united throughout the company's anti-union campaign. We are very proud of these workers and look forward to negotiating a good contract for them."