Swift Transportation Co. Chief Executive Jerry Moyes has restructured family financial obligations to reduce his exposure if the trucking company’s share price falls.
School bus drivers and monitors at STA/Ridge Road Express who transport students for the Lockport City School District and Starpoint Central School District have joined Teamsters Local 449.
The pension fund representing hundreds of thousands of truck drivers and warehouse workers won’t make a second bid at overhauling one of the nation’s largest multiemployer retirement plans, according to the group’s executive director, following a Treasury Department rejection of its original turnaround plan.
The BLET has issued a statement about the National Transportation Safety Board's findings about the 2015 Amtrak accident in Philadelphia.
Teamsters Local 1999 in Quebec, Canada, has launched a "brown beer bottle" campaign to highlight the green economy advantages of using bottles instead of aluminum cans.
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As Deutsche Post DHL prepares for its annual shareholder meeting in Germany this week, American pilots who fly worldwide for the logistics company announced the results of a recent vote to authorize their union to call a strike if necessary. Pilot support across all five of DHL’s North American network carriers – Atlas, Southern, Polar, ABX and Kalitta – is nearly unanimous. In total, 93 percent of the five-company pilot groups participated in the strike vote and 99 percent of those pilots voted in favor of a strike.