OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS
An arbitrator ruled that the company wrongfully terminated Teamsters Local 727 Osco pharmacist member Wanda Froehlich last year and that the company must reinstate her with over a year’s worth of full back pay and benefits.
Drivers across Indiana can show their Teamster pride by purchasing new specialty Teamster license plates for passenger vehicles, trucks and motorcycles. The plates are available to drivers registered in the State of Indiana at a cost of $40 for any qualified vehicle.
Weingarten rights, which are part of the National Labor Relations Act, give union members the right to have a union representative present at any meeting they believe could possibly lead to disciplinary action.
Dr. Pepper members’ unjust suspensions and termination have been overturned following swift action from Teamsters Local 727 representatives. Management threatened action against workers who the company claimed were taking “extended bathroom breaks,” which resulted in two member suspensions and one member’s termination.