UPS today announced that, beginning December 29, 2014, in , dimensional weight will be utilized to calculate the billable weight of a shipment on all UPS Ground services and UPS Standard to packages. UPS already applies this method for UPS air services (domestic and international), UPS Standard" to ground services and for UPS Ground packages and UPS Standard to packages measuring 3 cubic feet in size or larger.
UPS Announces Dimensional Weight Changes
April 22, 2018
Teamsters United reports that UPS has a contract proposal on the table that gives the company the right to force package drivers to work up to 70 hours a week anytime they deem it necessary “to avoid service disruptions.”
April 18, 2018
(Reprinted from www.ABFTeamstersUnited.org) A divided IBT General Executive Board voted 13-9 to move ahead with the ABF ratification vote and rejected a motion to fix the pension freeze that threatens the retirement benefits of hundreds of ABF Teamsters.