Teamsters plan a demonstration in Ottawa for October 21

The Teamsters Union is organizing a demonstration on October 21 on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa. The goal of this gathering is to make the Canadian people and federal elected officials aware of the situation...

C-40 – Protecting our Reserve Force

Labour Minister Jean-Pierre Blackburn introduced Bill C-40 to provide an entitlement to a leave of absence from employment for members of the Reserve Force while serving our nation at home and abroad. Seniority...

Action Day on Integrators November 9, 2006

Teamsters Canada works closely with the international labour movement to build on our successes in Canada, and to help our brothers and sisters in other countries have what we enjoy, the right to join...

James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2009-2010

This year’s theme is “Future Leaders”. This program is a great way to encourage studying for children and grandchildren of Teamsters’ members. Please note that you must send your application and requested documents by March...

Equality once and for all!

The Canadian Labour Congress’ Women’s and Human Rights Department and Women’s Committee work to ensure the full equality of all women in Canadian society and internationally. Issues such as child care, pay equity, racism,...

The Liberal Party demands that Prime Minister Harper and Minister Bernier intervene on behalf...

The Liberal Party sent a letter to Prime Minister Harper and Minister Bernier regarding the imprisonment of unionist Mansour Osanlou. The letter reads in part as follows: “The human rights situation in Iran continues to...

Health & Safety Committee Elections

To:  All Air Canada Jazz Flight Attendants From:  Flight Attendant Council We held elections for Health and Safety Representatives across the country and here are the results.  The term is for 2 years. YHZ  Kathy ReedYUL  Eve...

Membership at CP Ratifies Contract

Ottawa -- Wednesday, February 13, 2008, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, representing all running trades employees at CP Rail, announced today that their members have ratified a new five year contract by a margin of...

Teamsters Canada launches a website dedicated to its 10th convention

The Teamsters Union is kicking off a website for its 10th convention, which will be held in Ottawa from June 8th – 11th. The convention promises to be extremely interesting since a number of speakers...