Workers for Republic Services, the second-largest sanitation company in the US, are on strike amid new union contract negotiations with workers in 10 cities around the country.
The largest attendance yet for the Trades Women Build Nations Conference recently convened with 2,800 registrants in Minneapolis.
Fred Potter, Teamsters International Vice President from New Jersey, and Doug Bloch, Teamsters Joint Council 7 Political Director from Northern California, were both recently appointed by their respective state’s governors to provide critical guidance and leadership concerning the future of work.
Five Teamster truck drivers finished in the top three spots recently in the various competitions at the National Truck Driving Championships.
A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of the old Jack Cooper automobile transport company aimed at saving 2,200 union carhaul jobs
State of Nevada recently implemented new railroad crossing safety procedures.
The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) has reached a tentative agreement with the Delaware & Hudson Railway (D&H).
Over a four-day period ending on Sunday, September 8, Teamster members employed at Jack Cooper Transport voted by a 2-1 margin to approve the Last, Best and Final Offer presented by the company.