President John Coli Jr. presided as officers and representatives updated the membership on contracts, grievances, arbitrations and other union business during Teamsters Local 727’s general meeting on March 26. In the last month, Local 727 negotiated new contracts for Hawthorne ODT, Chicago Tribune drivers, and shuttle bus drivers and bellmen at the Orrington and […]
Archive for February, 2016
In the past month alone, three Dr. Pepper Snapple members have been reinstated after the company wrongfully denied the members union representation.
Teamsters Local 727 continues to pursue justice after learning that Jewel-Osco management is forcing Osco pharmacists to pay significantly more than other employees for the same health and welfare coverage.
Two paratransit drivers recently returned to work after Teamsters Local 727 fought against their wrongful terminations.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) again has ordered Rollex Corporation to correct safety violations and pay a corresponding penalty of $13,500. Teamsters Local 727 representatives are insisting that the changes be made immediately.