USA Today reports that two federal bills are about to be introduced in Congress which will seek to end the exploitation of port truck drivers.
Learn about the Teamsters’ effort to create a new NAFTA that helps North American workers and keeps U.S. highways safe, plus catching up on the union’s disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico. And remembering the victims of the Las Vegas shooting with a performance by country artist Jason Aldean.
Tech companies are swiftly advancing platooning technology, (as reported in this article from the Washington Post) organizing packs (convoys) of trucks to be digitally connected and driven in close formation as a way to reduce wind resistance and increase fuel efficiency.
In the latest development with the Teamsters Military Assistance Program (TMAP), the union has officially partnered with the Department of Defense’s Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP).
(DETROIT) – By a unanimous vote, the custodians working for GCA Services at Albion College in Albion, Mich., have voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 1038. There are 24 custodians in the unit and they join the 70 clerical and facility operations workers at the college that are already represented by the local union.
MCMEA, an association of public employees in Marin County, has voted to affiliate with Teamsters 856.
In the October 20 edition of the UPS Contract Update, the Package Division responds to questions received about the process by which the National Agreement for UPS and UPS Freight are negotiated.
Congratulations to Tom Camp on achieving 55 years of service at UPS! You make our union proud! As one UPS employee sees it, driver Tom Camp has a lot in common with some sports legends.