New Contract At Cintas Is Uniform Success

Staff at Cintas have ratified a new 3-year contract. Workers at the company in the Greater Toronto Area are represented by Teamsters Local Union 847. The new agreement sets out a 13.7% raise of the...

CN and CPKC Push Toward Work Stoppage, Neglect Serious Negotiation Efforts

Both companies have started the legal process towards a work stoppage. The earliest a strike or lockout can legally occur is now May

Passing of Brother Jonathan Ferris

I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Brother Jonathan Ferris, who tragically died in a car crash on February 13 at the age of 42, while on his way home from his night shift at GardaWorld Cash.

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For more than a century, the Teamsters Union has defended workers’ rights and helped improve their quality of life. Our success is a testament to those who came before us, who stood together to form a union and a labour movement.


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Teamsters Canadian Pension Plan

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