More than 200 stewards and business agents from local unions in the U.S. and Canada which represent members in the pipeline construction industry are attending the 7th annual pipeline stewards school this week.
By a more than three-to-one margin, drivers at Stericycle’s Haw River, N.C. facility voted late last week to join Teamsters Local 391 so they can better fight for respect and dignity on the job.
Moses Darden, Local 391’s lead organizer, said workers are demanding better working conditions, affordable health insurance and job security, all issues that will be guaranteed in a strong Teamster contract.
The Teamsters National Automobile Transporters Industry Negotiating Committee (TNATINC) sent the following memo to local unions today after the committee filed unfair labor practice charges against Jack Cooper Transport.
West Virginia Senate President Mitch Carmichael, R-Jackson, is up to his dirty tricks again. This time, it is at the expense of our children, their teachers and the community as a whole. In an attempt to ram through a bill (Senate Bill 451) that would tack harmful legislation on to the same bill providing for salary increases for teachers and school personnel, Senator Carmichael has manipulated the legislative process to achieve the outcome he wants.
The Teamsters National Freight Industry Negotiating Committee (TNFINC) and YRC Freight, New Penn and Holland met this week for another round of bargaining for a new national agreement to succeed the agreement that is set to expire on March 31, and more progress was made.
Check out this weeks news to get the latest updates on teamsters ratifying anheuser-busch agreement, Hoffa statement on Fortune Magazine calling XPO, Hoffa speaking to Movie Teamsters, drivers at Sysco Sygma in Detroit join Local 337 and more.
Listen to the latest episode of the Teamster Nation Podcast and hear how Teamsters personally devastated by a Northern California wildfire still managed to lend a hand to their fellow residents. Plus, learn about a regulation rollback that is jeopardizing meal and rest breaks for drivers in California.
Drivers and helpers from Sysco’s Sygma Network in Monroe, Michigan near Detroit have voted overwhelmingly to join Teamsters Local 337, the latest example of Sysco workers standing together nationwide to demand fair treatment and working conditions.