UPDATE # 6 – Purolator Negotiations

Negotiations with your employer resumed last week with the Federal Conciliation Officer in attendance. We, however, regret to inform you that, as of Wednesday afternoon March 23rd, these talks broke down and concluded.

UPDATE # 8- Purolator Negotiations

This to inform you that negotiations with your employer concluded Friday, May 6, 2022.

Statement on Vaccine Mandate for Air, Rail, and Marine Transportation Workers

The president of Teamsters Canada, François Laporte, made the following statement on the Trudeau Government’s decision to make vaccination mandatory for air, rail and marine transportation workers...

Work Stoppage at Canadian Pacific is Over

The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) and Canadian Pacific (CP) have agreed to final and binding arbitration. In such a process, both parties agree to accept the arbitrator's decision as final.

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Provided Notice of Lockout by Canadian Pacific Railway

Canadian Pacific (CP) have served the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) with notice of lockout. In the event there is not a negotiated settlement between the parties, CP will lockout the Union on March 20, 2022 at 0001 a.m. 

UPDATE # 7- Purolator Negotiations

Canada Council of Teamsters national strike vote regarding the Purolator negotiations concluded with 98.3 % percent in favour of strike action. 

Update on Canadian Pacific Bargaining

With less than 36 hours to go before the deadline decreed by Canadian Pacific (CP), the Teamsters Union is providing an update on negotiations. 

Sign the Petitions for Justice on the Railroad

The first petition aims to free Transportation Safety Board (TSB) investigators to speak out in the name of justice and accountability for railway tragedies.

Update # 3 Purolator Negotiations

Your Teamsters Bargaining committee met your employer in Quebec City for negotiations November 15th through 18th when negotiations slowed and the meetings broke off.

Let’s Hear From the Professional Drivers!

A professional driver by profession, Jean Chartrand is the president of Teamsters Local Union 106. The Teamsters Union represents the interests of over 5,500 professional drivers in Quebec.