Locomotive Voice and Video Recorders: Yes say the Teamsters, subject to certain conditions

The Teamsters Union fears that the rail industry’s proposal, namely CP, will create a dangerous precedent and open the door to abuse by rail carriers.

Sentences imposed on Little, Boyd

HOUSTON, Texas -- Past UTU presidents Charles L. Little and Byron A. Boyd Jr. were each sentenced today (July 9) in federal court to 24 months imprisonment and a $10,000 fine by Judge Sim...

Tractor-Trailer commercial driver Apprenticeship

The McGuinty government has announced a new, voluntary apprenticeship for the trade of tractor-trailer commercial driver. This designation as new trade will support the trucking industry's commitment to training and growth and provide skilled...

Dark Side of Metro’s Acquisition of Jean Coutu Pharmacies

300 workers employed at Metro’s McMahon warehouse may lose their jobs by the middle of 2018 to employees of the Varennes warehouse owned by Jean Coutu Group.

Could the Gogama derailment have been prevented?

TCRC, which represents more than 12,000 railway workers, have continually stressed the need for more inspectors to be hired to see to the optimal operation of the equipment and the integrity of the tracks.

Our Annual Report for 2015

Communicating often and openly with our members is one of our top priorities. That’s why members across Canada are about to receive a report on our activities in 2015. Watch François Laporte, the President of Teamsters Canada, explain what it’s all about.
Teamsters Eurest Workers

Eurest workers use pressure tactics at Halifax airport

In the interest of fairness and public health, the Halifax International Airport Authority must resolve the dispute…

CP Rail Spirit Train

WINNIPEG, May 9, 2008 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX News Network) Canadian Pacific (TSX/NYSE: CP) today announced it will launch a mobile ambassador for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The Canadian Pacific Spirit Train...

Making it Mandatory

In September 2015, Teamsters Canada launched a national social media campaign called Make It Mandatory to convince Parliament to make mental health awareness and support mandatory in the workplace.

Molson Brewery Workers Ratify New Collective Agreement

Workers at the Molson Brewery on Notre-Dame Street in Montréal voted in favor of their employer’s final offers at a union meeting on Sunday.