They form a union because paid below minimum wage, contract employment (PKWT) has ended and no extension since 2009, the meal allowance will be cut 50%, overtime holiday (red date) is not paid, overtime workday simply calculated from basic salary excluding allowances fixed. The new age of the union about 2 months. Save the SPMT (Maintenance Townsite Workers Union). Now, company…See More
The Health Care Issues
Under the tentative agreement, 140,000 UPS Teamsters will no longer get healthcare coverage through a company plan, beginning Jan. 1, 2014.
This will result in much higher deductibles, more out-of-pocket…"
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" Health Care Concessions: Promises Broken140,000 Teamsters presently in the company plan face big benefit cuts. A leaflet and the FAQs can be downloaded, printed and distributed to Teamsters presently covered by the company health plan.…"