Leaders of all local unions that represent workers at YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn met today and with the exception of one local voted unanimously to endorse the tentative National Master Freight Agreement covering approximately 30,000 Teamsters, paving the way for a vote by the membership.
Listen to the latest edition of the Teamster Nation Podcast and learn how Local 237 in New York City used an event honoring former staffer and journalist Marie Colvin to also pay tribute to three school safety agents who stood up for fair pay for themselves and their colleagues. Plus, the Teamsters create an apprenticeship program to produce more truckers.
UPS Teamsters covered by the Western Pennsylvania Supplement Agreement have voted to ratify the agreement.
UPS Teamsters covered by the Local 804 Supplement Agreement have voted to ratify the agreement.
Members of Teamsters Local 1150 and a group of Sikorsky engineers won a competition at the Ergo Cup in New Orleans. The workers are responsible for manufacturing helicopters for Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of the Lockheed Martin Corporation.
YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn Teamsters are urged to participate in a conference call at 8 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, April 10 to learn more about the tentative National Master Freight Agreement and the upcoming ratification process.
Much is being made in the railroad industry and other transportation media about the Precision Scheduled Railroading (PSR) wildfire sweeping from coast to coast.
Costco Teamsters in California, East Region Ratify Contracts : Costco Teamsters covered by two separate contracts for California and the East region have voted to ratify the two agreements. The California agreement passed with 86 percent voting yes and the East region agreement passed with 94 percent voting yes.