The November, 2017, edition fo the Warehouse Division newsletter features articles about negotiations with Vistar/PFG, hurricane assistance for members in Puerto Rico and the fight at Sysco to protect workers rights.
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.
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
Potential pipeline and general construction workers in the Pennsylvania area took advantage of training over the past couple months which resulted in many of them starting work on construction projects.
Balloting has begun for the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen’s (BLET) tentative national agreement with the National Carriers’ Conference Committee, which governs rates of pay, benefits and work rules for over 25,000 locomotive engineers and trainmen.