Edmonton Airport Security Screeners Negotiate 12% Raise, Signing Bonus

Edmonton – Airport security screeners at Edmonton International Airport voted in favour yesterday to ratify a new collective agreement. Workers negotiated a 12% raise over the next two and a half years, along with a $1500 signing bonus of full-time workers and $750 for part-timers...

Purolator Offer Ratified

The Teamsters’ nationally recommended offer from Purolator was ratified by 60.3%. The new contract is now in effect.

Significant Wage Increases at Autobus Galland Mont-Tremblant

The worker shortage in this sector, as well as exploding inflation, are all factors that favour workers at this time. However, their membership in the Teamsters Union is what allowed them to stand together...

Unifirst Canada Workers in Langley, BC, On Strike!

Approximately 75 workers at Unfirst Canada walked off the job this week in Langley, BC. Instead of helping its hard-working staff keep up with the rising cost of living, the company is offering raises...

Québec: Tens of Thousands of Students Could be Without School Bus Service This Fall

Contracts that have not been signed between transporters and school boards means that services could be unavailable on dozens, even hundreds of school bus routes across Quebec...

Truck Drivers: Beware of the “Driver Inc” Scam

Whether you are a seasoned veteran or completely new to trucking, anyone can fall victim to the “Driver Inc” scam. Be very careful if you are told to incorporate as a trucking company to make more money. Unless you lease or own your own truck, you are likely walking into the “Driver Inc” scam. Read on if you want to help yourself and your fellow truck drivers and potentially save tens of thousands of dollars.
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Passing of Brother Alain de Grandpré

UPDATE: A service for Brother de Granpré will be held at the Coopérative funéraire du Grand Montréal located at 2000, rue Cunard, in Laval, QC, on August 13, 2022, from 1:30 p.m. to...

Teamsters Respond to Proposed New Actions to Improve Rail Safety Based on Report into...

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference provides a response to new measures announced by the Minister of Transport to improve rail safety Laval, July 26, 2022 – Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) has reviewed the response from...

Teamsters, Purolator Reach Agreement

This update is to inform you that a Memorandum of Agreement was reached between your union bargaining table and the company this afternoon, July 7, 2022...

Teamsters Continue Efforts to Improve Rail Safety

At the 13th Teamsters Canada Convention, delegates unanimously adopted a resolution to continue our efforts to improve rail safety and to fight the fatigue that afflicts workers in this industry...