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70-Hour Work Weeks and Forced OT in Peak

The National Negotiating Committee did not include any proposal to stop six-day and 70-hour work weeks in the union’s opening bargaining page. But Package Division Director Denis Taylor promised a proposal will be submitted to UPS soon.

Hoffa Administration Waters Down Technology Proposals

Hoffa’s Package Division has watered down key contract proposals to stop unfair discipline and prevent job elimination due to technology.

Ken Hall Signals Weakness on Healthcare, Again

Before healthcare has even been discussed in contract negotiations, Ken Hall tried to get UPSers in his local to pay for their retiree healthcare out of their own pockets.

 

Information Brownout On Supplements

UPS is demanding historic givebacks in regional and local supplements that would gut rights and standards that generations of Teamsters fought to win.

But the IBT is maintaining an information brownout of the supplemental contract negotiations.

UPS Makes Billions, Demands Givebacks

UPS announced today it made $4.9 billion in profits after taxes in 2017. But the company is demanding givebacks in contract negotiations.  

Opening Proposals for UPS and UPS Freight Contract

UPS and UPS Freight negotiations began today. The IBT has released the unions proposals. 

First Look at UPS Contract Proposals

The proposals have been approved for the UPS national contract. Here are some of the issues that will be on the table when negotiations begin in January. 

UPS Drivers Speak Out on Issues

UPS drivers speak out on harassment and givebacks—and what they want to see in the next UPS contract.

Inside Workers Speak Out on Issues

UPS part-timers and full-time inside workers speak out on harassment and givebacks—and what they want to see in the next UPS contract.

Contract Unity Pledge Drive

Teamsters United has launched a Contract Unity Pledge to send UPS and the International Union a message that members are fed up with harassment and contract givebacks.

Teamster volunteers are asking UPSers to sign a Contract Unity Pledge that says, “I will stand with Teamster members at UPS to defeat harassment and contract givebacks and win the contract we deserve.”

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