Teamsters Approve Contract With Auto-Hauling Carriers

Teamsters union members working in the U.S. car-haul industry approved a new contract that will last more than four years, the union said from its national headquarters in Washington, D.C.

August 15, 2011

Teamsters Ratify National Carhaul Agreement

The Teamsters union said it has ratified a national agreement covering about 4,500 U.S. automobile-hauling workers.

August 9, 2011

Teamsters Expect to Vote Next Month on New Agreement With Car Haulers

Teamsters union members who deliver new vehicles will vote during July on the 51-month tentative agreement reached earlier this month by union leaders and carrier negotiators, the labor group announced.

June 20, 2011

Union, Vehicle Haulers Reach Tentative Deal on New Contract Covering 8,100 Truckers

The Teamsters union on June 1 announced a tentative contract agreement with vehicle hauling companies that employ an estimated 8,100 drivers, just hours after the previous contract expired.

June 6, 2011

ABF Sues YRC Unit, Teamsters Union Over Master Freight Contract

ABF Freight System said it filed legal actions Monday against units of YRC Worldwide and the Teamsters union for what it said were violations of the National Master Freight Agreement collective bargaining agreement that covers most U.S. unionized trucking employees.

November 1, 2010

Allied Systems, Teamsters Union Clash Over Reversing 17.5% Wage Concession

Allied Systems Holdings and the Teamsters union are clashing over the possible reversal of a 17.5% pay cut the union agreed to three years ago when the car hauler emerged from bankruptcy.

June 14, 2010

Teamsters Reject 15% Cut in Pay for ABF Workers

Teamsters union workers rejected a voluntary 15% pay reduction at ABF Freight System Inc. that the company had sought to bring its pay package closer to the one the union has with ABF’s chief LTL rival, YRC Worldwide.

May 31, 2010

ABF, Teamsters Begin Wage-Cut Talks, Union Says

The Teamsters union said it was beginning talks Thursday with ABF Freight System on the company’s request for wage reductions.

April 8, 2010