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Amazon Workers Strike for COVID-19 Protections

More than 100 Amazon workers in Staten Island went on strike this morning to demand that the warehouse be closed with full pay to all workers, until Amazon comes up with a real plan to keep workers safe.

Listen to Our COVID-19 Conference Call

More than 700 UPS Teamsters joined a national conference call on meeting the challenge of the COVID-19 crisis.

 

UPS Teamsters United COVID-19 Call

On Sunday, March 29, join UPS Teamsters and local union leaders on a national conference call. 

COVID-19: TeamCare News & Benefits

TeamCare has issued a detailed bulletin and Q&A with information about COVID-19, including what to do if you feel sick, testing, and eligibility for short-term disability benefits.

Protect UPSers & the Public from COVID-19

UPS Teamsters are proud to be serving our customers and our communities during the COVID-19 crisis. We need management to step up too.

NY Times Exposé on UPS & COVID-19

A new report from the New York Times exposes the gap between management’s spin and the reality UPSers are facing at work. 

COVID-19: Paid Leave & Short-Term Disability

UPS Teamsters are eligible for paid leave and short-term disability benefits if you are under a physician’s care for COVID-19 or have been advised by a physician, teladoc or state agency to self-quarantine.

"As deliveries soar, UPS drivers say company's coronavirus precautions may not keep them or customers safe" — NBC News

A new report from NBC News reveals the lack of sanitary conditions UPS'ers are experiencing at work during the global pandemic.

COVID-19 UPDATE: UPSers Win Paid Leave Benefits

UPS will pay up to ten days of paid leave to Teamsters who are diagnosed with COVID-19, living with someone with COVID-19, or have been quarantined by a government agency, medical professional or UPS.

UPS management had previously announced that workers affected by the Coronavirus would only be granted unpaid leave.

More than 15,000 Teamsters signed a petition from UPS Teamsters United protesting the company’s failure to provide paid leave or address hazardous unsanitary conditions. We made our voices heard!

Sign the Coronavirus Petition by UPS Workers

UPS workers are demanding the company do the right thing during the Coronavirus outbreak by improving paid sick leave and sanitary working conditions.

 

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