Teamster Voice 278 April 2012
March 15, 2012: Speaking at the UPS National Grievance Panel in Florida in early March, Ken Hall confirmed that the International Union is looking at early contract negotiations with UPS.
March 15, 2012: Strong pensions mean retirement security for working Teamsters—and Teamster Power for our union as a whole.
March 15, 2012: Protecting our pensions and healthcare has to be a top priority in contract negotiations.
March 15, 2012: When Teamster members at our union's largest and most profitable employer are making less than minimum wage, you know there's something wrong.
March 15, 2012: Teamsters at UPS Freight launch website to discuss contract issues and strategies for winning a good contract next year.
March 15, 2012: Total compensation for ABF CEO Judy McReynolds spiked to nearly $1.35 million in 2011 according to a proxy report filed by the company in February.
March 15, 2012: Highway safety advocates filed a new lawsuit challenging the proposed hours-of-service rule published in December 2011, saying it does not go far enough in addressing driver fatigue.
March 15, 2012: YRC's proposed mega-change of operations is to be heard on March 14-15 in Kansas City.