The Las Vegas Review-Journal published an op-ed from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa and Clark County School District Workers about the fight for representation.
Doug Bloch, Teamsters Joint Council 7 Political Director, discusses worker safety issues at Taylor Farms in Tracy, Calif. The California Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently announced more than $95,000 in fines and dozens of citations for safety and health violations at the company’s nonunion facility.
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Today, the nurses and medical technicians, who are members of the United Nurses of Children's Hospital (UNOCH), overwhelming approved affiliating with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
(SAN FRANCISCO) – A group of Taylor Farms employees and advocates from Working Partnerships USA, the Consumer Federation of California, HEAL Food Alliance and the Teamsters protested today to call on Chipotle Mexican Grill to hold its supplier Taylor Farms accountable for health and safety violations. The action took place outside a Chipotle on Fourth Street in San Francisco, Calif.
Despite lengthy and thorough negotiations, Teamsters negotiators and the carhaul employer group remain apart on the most critical economic issues to the members, including pay retroactivity and the appropriate level of wage increases necessary to retain drivers in a long-term agreement.
(Washington, D.C.) -- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Airline Division and APA Teamsters Local 1224, filed for mediation with the National Mediation Board (NMB) recently after Atlas Air refused to engage in any further legally-mandated negotiations. Last week the federal government accepted the request of the union representing more than 1,300 pilots flying for DHL-contracted airlines Atlas Air, Inc. and Polar Air Cargo to mediate contract negotiations with the airlines.
Pepsi employees working as merchandisers in Southern California ratified a new four-year agreement.