Negotiations at VIA Rail: The Teamsters Union and the employer have requested a conciliator

As with the negotiations with CN, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference officers’ goal is to prevent service interruptions.

A CN worker is killed at the Taschereau Yard

The Teamsters Union will follow very closely the investigation initiated by Transport Canada and does not intend to issue any further comment while the investigation is underway.

Strike action could be taken against CN as early as this Saturday

Since a recent meeting held between the parties, the union arrived at the conclusion that the rail carrier has no intention of abiding by the current collective agreement, namely with respect to fatigue management.

TSB’s recommendations won’t solve the problem

Ottawa, January 24, 2014 -- The Transportation Safety Board’s recommendations following the Lac-Mégantic disaster are definitely useful but they won’t solve the cause of the problem… In addition to the BST’s recommendations, the Teamsters Union...

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...

Teamsters will protest on Parliament Hill

Ottawa, May 28, 2012 – The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) is organizing a demonstration on Parliament Hill on Tuesday, May 29, to protest against a bill that will force Canadian Pacific (CP) workers...

MEDIA ADVISORY – Press conference of the Teamsters Union about the strike at Canadian...

The Teamsters Union will meet the press at 12:30 today at the Press Gallery in the Parliament building. Doug Finnson, Vice-President of Teamsters Canada Rail Conference and chief negotiator, as well as Benoit Brunet, negotiator, will be available to answer questions from the media about the strike at Canadian Pacific and the back-to-work legislation.

Blame CP back-to-work barbeque

The Federal Government will put a back-to-work legislation on the order paper in the House of Commons. In a show of solidarity, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference will be holding a «Blame CP back-to-work» Barbeque in Toronto and Montreal.

Article from Financial Post – March 16, 2012 – Concerning Pershing vs. Fred Green

Over 90% of CP Rail shareholders want change at railroad: survey Scott Deveau Mar 16, 2012 – 3:34 PM ET | Last Updated: Mar 16, 2012 5:22 PM ET A new poll suggests as many as...