Significant wage gains for Ottawa’s Metro Ontario warehouse workers

Metro Ontario warehouse workers in Ottawa ratified an important new 5-year collective agreement on Sunday. These 120 members of Teamsters Local 91 obtained a minimum immediate increase of $2.25 per hour with full retroactivity to March 31. The average immediate wage increase for these essential supply chain workers ranges from 9% to 25% dependent upon their seniority.

UPDATE # 9 – Purolator Negotiations

This update is to inform you that a cover letter, company offer and voting instructions were mailed on June 7th to all Teamsters members coast to coast in Canada.

Delpharm Strike in Boucherville : Employer inaction puts thousands of patients’ peace of mind...

Five days have now passed since union representatives of Teamsters Canada Local 1999 submitted an offer as part of the collective agreement negotiations with Delpharm Pharmaceutical Company in Boucherville. The plant is the largest injectable manufacturing facility in Canada.

Unlimited general strike at Delpharm Boucherville

Workers at Delpharm pharmaceutical company in Boucherville have taken action with an unlimited general strike was called at 3 a.m. this morning. The plant manufactures essential injectable products for hospital patients in Quebec and across the country.

New work contract at Transport Guilbault

A new collective agreement was ratified by the workers of Transport Guilbault Long Distance on May 15. These professional drivers, affiliated with Teamsters Local Union 1999, obtain wage increases ranging from $7,000 to $12,000 for the duration of the contract.

UPDATE # 8- Purolator Negotiations

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

Putting Profits Over Safety: A Deadly Corporate Routine

April 28 is the National Day of Mourning, a day to remember those who died or were injured in the workplace. It is also a day we must all recommit to improving health and safety and preventing tragedies in all workplaces.

Angry Workers at Delpharm’s Boucherville Plant

Laval, April 28, 2022 - Anger is growing among workers at Delpharm Pharmaceuticals in Boucherville. The plant produces essential injectables for patients in hospitals in Quebec and the rest of the country.

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. 

Teamsters 362 Files Application with Alberta Labour Relations Board for Amazon Fulfillment Centre Employees

Teamsters Local Union 362, which represents approximately 7,000 workers throughout Alberta and the Northwest Territories, has filed an application with the Alberta Labour Relations Board to certify a vote for union representation at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre in Nisku, Alberta.