Women Teamsters

Want to get involved in the TDU Women's Caucus? Click here to send us a message and a TDU member will contact you.

Teamster Women Speak Out

July 6, 2012: Teamster women are growing in numbers and can be a big part of rebuilding Teamster power.

Women's History Month

March 14, 2012: TDU celebrates the contributions of Teamster women to our union and to labor struggles for social and economic equality.

BNA Daily Labor Report: Fired Female Trucker Raises Jury Issue

April 13, 2010: A female trucker fired for failing a physical ability test on returning from a work-related injury raised a jury issue of sex discrimination under Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act because the plaintiff had successfully performed the job in the past, her injury had healed, and the employer did not require injured male employees to take the test, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit ruled April 9 (Merritt v. Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., 4th Cir., No. 09-1498, 4/9/10).


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