Transportation Unions Working Together for a Better Future!

Three major unions in the transport industry, the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Teamsters Canada are working together to create a strong and powerful voice for their respective members. It is time for all of us to stand and fight together to improve…

Press Release from Teamsters Canada: BRIEF – House Committee on Finance

Teamsters Canada is a labour organization with over 105,000 members. It is affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which has 1,500,000 members across North America. Teamsters Canada represents workers in many sectors including all areas of transport, retail, motion picture, brewery & soft drink, construction, dairy, and warehousing. Teamsters…

Small Packages Division: Purolator Newsflash

Purolator Contract Negotiations Get Under Way – Teamster Negotiators to Fight for Higher Wages, Improved Pensions September 29, 2003 – Teamster negotiators have wrapped up a successful opening round of contract talks with Purolator Courier Ltd. management, and they made progress on non-economic issues. “We had a successful first round,…

Quebec unions declare war on Charest over plans to change labour laws

QUEBEC (CP) – Quebecers are locked in a divisive debate about the future of their province – and for a change the issue has nothing to do with sovereignty or language. Quebec’s five-month-old Liberal government has launched a plan to dramatically reduce the influence of the province’s labour movement, which…