Peninsula Humane Society Teamsters reject management contract that would silence future whistleblowers

February 13, 2017
For Immediate Release                                                                                February 13, 2017             Contact: Tim Jenkins, (415) 275-0528, tjenkins@ibt856.org Peninsula Humane Society Teamsters reject management contract that would silence future whistleblowers Proposal seen as potential threat to animal safety Shortly after whistleblowers at the Peninsula Humane Society went public with concerns about animal welfare, PHS management proposed a new contract thatRead More >

Solidarity works: Bridge Dist. Teamsters Negotiate Strong Contract

January 30, 2017
Teamsters 856 members working for the Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District have voted to extend their contracts for another three years, securing wages and creating health care cost stability. “Forecasting out-of-pocket expenses was something that we considered when agreeing to extend the contracts,” said Teamsters 856 Vice President Rudy Gonzalez. “With these extensions,Read More >