The Teamsters support Bill C-3

The Teamsters Union supports the Trudeau government's plan to offer 10 days of paid sick leave to all workers in federally regulated sectors.

The Teamsters come to the aid of disaster victims in British Columbia

Teamsters Canada, Teamsters Joint Councils 36, 52, 90 and 91 will donate a total of $200,000 to the Canadian Red Cross for flood relief in British Columbia.

Laroche Foundry workers on strike for a few days

The workers of Fonderie Laroche are on strike this morning for a few days. Negotiations between the parties, which began last May, have not resolved the impasse.

Vaccination Will Be Mandatory for Professional Drivers Traveling to the U.S. in January 2022

The federal government will require professional drivers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to cross the border with the United States as early as January 15. The U.S. government made the same announcement recently.

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.

CAA’s Social Responsibility Begins With How It Treats Its Workers

Some 18 workers from CAA stores in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and London have been on strike since October 29.

Teamsters are closely monitoring the state of emergency in BC

Brother Stan Hennessy, Joint Council 36 President and International Vice President and I continue to monitor the situation closely. My thoughts, and those of all our members, officers and business agents across the country, are with you all.

ALRB Does Not Order Vote at Amazon

The Alberta Labour Relations Board (ALRB) has reviewed the application for certification filed by Local Union 987 of the Teamsters Union concerning the Amazon workers at the YYC1 fulfillment centre in Calgary and has decided that there will be no vote.

Strike at Beachcomber Hot Tubs Ends with Best Contract in History

After nine hard weeks on the picket line, our Sisters and Brothers at Beachcomber Hot Tubs ratified their best contract in history by 93% in favour...
Teamsters Canada President, François Laporte, with the workers of Autobus Rive-Sud Division Sainte-Julie

The Strike Ends at Autobus Rive-Sud Division Sainte-Julie

The workers of Autobus Rive-Sud, Division Sainte-Julie, has reached a tentative agreement with their employer last Monday. These school bus drivers are affiliated with Teamsters Local Union 106.