End of Strike at Agropur in Beauce

Workers represented by Teamsters Local 1999 at Agropur in Beauce, have just ratified their new collective agreement with Agropur by 61%, effectively ending the strike that began on May 8.

Teamsters Canada Donates $25,000 to Support Wildfire Relief Efforts

In Alberta, nearly 90 wildfires were active on Tuesday afternoon in northern and central parts of the province, with 24 considered to be out of control. The smoke that accumulated in the Calgary skies covered the city in a distinct orange haze, described by residents as eerie and apocalyptic. The province remains under a state of emergency with nearly 20,000 people unable to return home and 21 evacuation orders in place.

Driver Inc, a Tax Avoidance and Labour Abuse Scam, Throws Canada’s Trucking Sector into...

The Driver Inc scam in Canada’s trucking industry is now a crisis hurting drivers, legitimate businesses, and costing the government billions in lost tax revenue.

Strike mandate voted at Autobus Magog

Twenty school bus drivers, affiliated with Local Union 1791 of the Teamsters Union and employed by Autobus Magog in Estrie, voted in assembly on May 12 unanimously for a strike mandate.

Ottawa Sysco Workers Join Teamsters Local Union 91

175 workers at a Sysco warehouse in Ottawa voted to join Teamsters Local Union 91 by a resounding 72% yesterday. This significant victory marks the conclusion of a hard-fought, one-month organizing campaign by workers and is a testament to the power of collective action.

185 Agropur Workers in Beauce Forced to Go on Strike by their Employer

Cheese and butter cutting operators are demanding wage catch-up with their colleagues in other regions of Quebec, increased job mobility, and the preservation of their benefits. 

Another 100 School Bus Drivers Forced to Go on Strike in Outaouais

Drivers are forced to go on strike following their employer's refusal to reach a negotiated agreement

International Worker’s Day message from François Laporte

On this International Worker's Day, let us come together to celebrate the power and resilience of workers across Canada and the world. 

Teamsters Union Announces School Bus Driver Strike in Outaouais Region

Autobus Lasalle’s and Bigras Transport’s 197 drivers forced to go on strike following their employers’ refusal to negotiate, impacting school transportation in the region

Passing of Brother Mohammed Khan

It is with a heavy heart that I share the news of the loss of one of our own, Brother Mohammed Khan. He died this afternoon in a workplace accident at the CN rail yard in Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal...
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