Toronto-Area Organizing Blitz

About 70 workers at three companies joined the Teamsters in just under two weeks.

Minister Raitt Congratulates Canadian Pacific Railway and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference on Historic...

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 28, 2013) - Today, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Canada's Labour Minister, commended Canadian Pacific Railway and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference - Maintenance of Way Division on the ratification of...

Toronto Redi-Mix 1st Collective Agreement Ratified

I would like to thank the negotiating committee and the members for a job well done on the successful ratification of the Toronto Redi-Mix contract. As we all know when you organize any new...

Canadian Pacific pulls back profit forecast after Q2 net falls 40 per cent

Canadian Pacific pulls back profit forecast after Q2 net falls 40 per cent CALGARY — Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (TSX:CP) has pulled back its full-year profit forecast after delivering a 40 per cent decline in...

Clarification about the Sick Leave Memo

In the March Newsletter regarding the “Book Off Memo”, I said that the Company agreed to rescind the memo. What I meant was that the Company agreed to re-publish the memo as it misquoted...

The A13 Traffic Jam and the QPP’s Serious Allegations

The provincial government and the Québec Provincial Police (QPP) are looking for scapegoats. It appears that they’re accusing two truckers, who were stuck in snow and allegedly refusing to move, of causing the traffic jam that trapped 300 drivers on the A13 during a blizzard...

Local Union 938 has organized 280 school bus drivers of Laidlaw

The Teamsters Local Union 938 has organized 280 school bus drivers of Laidlaw First Student in Markam, Ontario. Certification was received on September 19th, 2008. Another certification for 241 school bus drivers of Stock...

Successful Organizing Drive at Canada Cartage

Local Union 31 blazes an organizing trail through Yukon and British Columbia.   For over a year, Teamsters Local Union 31 has endeavoured to organize Canada Cartage System throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Thanks...

Notice to Air Canada Jazz Flight Attendants regarding the payments of shares

Despite earlier representations to us, the Monitor to the reorganization of Air Canada and Jazz made its final distribution of shares in late June 2005 rather than March 2005 as was first expected last...

Make Mental Health In The Workplace A Mandatory Requirement!

Local Union 362 initiative aims to bring together public figures, policy makers and politicians to tackle this issue and create a solution.