December 14, 2018 UPS Teamsters, which will be covered by the Trailer Conditioners, Inc. (TCI) supplement, voted today to approve the agreement. The vote count was 61 yes to 45 no. The TCI Supplement is the first of six outstanding Supplements to be approved by a new vote of members. TCI members repair trailers and are […] Because UPS is not responding adequately to the deadly COVID-19 pandemic, our members are working more hours in worse circumstances than ever before. In this first episode of a series of videos featuring an introduction by our Secretary-Treasurer Rick Hicks, Teamsters Local 174 outlines what we`ve seen and what our members can do to […] 18. The March 2020 agreements will be very helpful in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic The Teamsters 28 Joint Council learned today that as a result of high-level negotiations between the teamsters and UPS management, several agreements have been reached that will benefit our members as we all go through the COVID-19 pandemic together. The first speaks on December 4, 2017 On Friday, December 1, 2017, UPS informed the Teamsters that they intended to introduce a 70-hour/8-day work week for the purposes of package drivers` service hours in accordance with DOT regulations. The following letter was sent by International Brotherhood of Teamsters President James P. Hoffa to UPS CEO David Abney on […] 25. January 2018 The Teamsters` National Bargaining Committee today concluded the first week of negotiations after the two parties exchanged initial upscale and UPS Freight contract proposals.
„This week, both sides presented their first non-economic proposals and both sides asked about their intentions,“ said Denis Taylor, director of the […] February 13, 2017 will lead negotiations for UPS, the nation`s largest private sector contract (WASHINGTON) – Global Vice President Sean O`Brien has been named director of the teamsters package division. The division represents more than 250,000 members at UPS and UPS Freight. „I am delighted to appoint Sean O`Brien to lead our parcel team as we […] September 6, 2017 Denis Taylor, Senior Agent of Local 355 in Baltimore, has been appointed Director of the Packages Division and Co-Chair of the UPS National Bargaining Committee. Denis is a long-time teamster and is also an international director on the General Board of Directors and Chairman of the Joint Board 62. After working as a teamster in […] July 12, 2018 „The Teamsters` UPS National Freight Negotiation Committee (UNTNPSFNC) and UPS Freight have reached a preliminary agreement on a new collective agreement,“ Kris Taylor, IBT/UPS Freight Coordinator, announced today. Further details will not be released until local Teamsters union leaders representing UPS Freight members […] February 5, 2019 UPS Teamsters covered by the Upstate Supplement and Western New York have ratified the agreement. The vote has taken place in recent weeks and the votes have been counted today. Four other supplements are still pending: Central Pennsylvania; Western Pennsylvania; Local 804; and local 243 Metro Detroit. The National Agreement can only come into effect when every […] August 12, 2018 Here are the links to the four sections of the preliminary agreement between UPS and the Teamsters.
All members of Local 174 are covered by the National Master, the Western Region Supplement and the 28 Rider Joint Council. Part-time employees are also covered by the sorting addendum. National Master Western Region Supplement Joint Council […] An open letter to the 174 members of the UPS Local (Secretary-Treasurer Rick Hicks) As you`ve all heard, I`m sure you`ve all heard, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters has reached an „agreement in principle“ with UPS management on the national portion of the contract. This is not an „interim agreement“ since we are still […] April 29, 2019 While UPS Teamsters are waiting for checks for retroactive salary increases due to them, there have been questions about Teamsters dues rates based on members` hourly rates. The leadership of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in Washington, D.C., officially announced today that it will not have a […] July 10, 2018 The Teamsters` UPS National Negotiating Committee has released the National Agreement in Principle and highlights of the agreement. Highlights are available in this update (see below) and the agreement is available here. „The proposed contract provides all of our UPS members – full-time and part-time employees – with huge increases in salaries, benefits and working conditions to […] 23. March 2018 „The committee has reached preliminary agreements on a number of issues,“ said Denis Taylor, director of the Teamsters Parcel Division and co-chair of the union`s UPS bargaining committee. „Provisional agreements on certain items are not final until the entire contract has been negotiated, but the committee wants to keep members informed.“ So far […] 29 June 2018 Since the agreement in principle was reached with UPS last week for the UPS national agreement, negotiations on the additional agreements have been planned. As stated in the latest contract update (June 21), the addenda must first be resolved and approved by UPS LOCAL unions. This week`s update will focus on […] August 1, 2018 Negotiations began in December 2017 and the parties met over a seven-month period before taking place on August 12, 2017. A provisional agreement was reached in July […].