The November, 2017, edition of the Solid Waste and Recycling Division newsletter features articles about the contract victories at Republic Services and a first contract for Local 384 members working at Advanced Disposal.
The October edition of Passenger Transportation Division newsletter features articles about the Western Region Teamsters standing up for higher standards, Durham school bus victories and negotiations for Illinois Central School Bus.
(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) – Teamsters Local 41 Sysco drivers are now on strike at the company’s Olathe, Kan., distribution center after management allegedly threatened reprisals for the workers’ union activity. Nationally, Sysco faces multiple federal investigations of unlawful company surveillance, threats, discrimination, and terminations of union supporters in Kansas, Florida, California, South Carolina, Michigan and Washington.
The October, 2017, edition of the Freight Division newsletter contains articles about XPO organizing and autonomous vehicles.
USA Today reports that federal agencies have used port trucking companies accused of labor violations.
Recently, social service coordinators, case managers and counselor-aides at Bannum Place in Saginaw, Mich., voted for Teamster representation by Local 406