The Teamsters Union’s Department of Political and Legislative Action has put together these downloadable fact sheets to help keep you up-to-date on policy developments around the COVID-19 pandemic.
Justice for Port Drivers is conducting a survey of port truck drivers in the greater Los Angeles area about their experiences with the coronavirus outbreak. The information gathered will help protect port drivers during the COVID-19 pandemic. All responses will be kept confidential. To fill out the survey, click here.
Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World resort in Florida will remain closed until further notice as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread in the United States, the company recently announced. This is the first time in Disney history that all of their parks worldwide are closed.
Anheuser-Busch and International Brotherhood of Teamsters Joint Statement.
Message from Dennis Pierce, BLET National President, to America's railroads.
Update from Building Material and Construction Trade Division Director Marion (Bubba) Davis.
An update from the director of the Newspaper, Magazine and Electronic Media conference.
This is a rapidly evolving situation. This fact sheet will be updated online as needed. See links at the end of this fact sheet for the most up-to-date information.
COVID-19 is spreading rapidly within the United States. The outbreak has been declared a national emergency in the United States and a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. Protecting essential workers who engage in local and regional parcel delivery should be a priority so that they can continue to provide goods and services without getting sick or spreading the infection to their communities.