Unions a Powerful Force Lifting All Workers, Study Finds

Unions’ positive impact on workers’ wages, job security and benefits is well documented, but what isn’t as widely acknowledged is how these higher standards raise the compensation and improve the work lives of even non-unionized workers. A recent report by the Economic Policy Institute, “How Unions Help All Workers,” outlines…

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,…