W Hotel workers choose to stand together and become Teamsters

March 27, 2018
Reservations, front desk, concierge, and rooms control employees at the W San Francisco hotel have joined the more than 1,000 hospitality workers already represented by Teamsters 856 after a resounding yes vote last month. For Priya Kumari, the choice to form a union with Teamsters 856 was an easy one. After years of talking withRead More >

WCCUSD Campus Security Officers prevail in grievance settlement

March 27, 2018
Campus Security Officers (CSO) work throughout West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD), looking out for the well-being, as well as the safety of staff and students. Recently, two CSOs refused to settle for a weak offer from WCCUSD, and instead pursued a remedy to their grievances that addresses systematic issues impacting all members ofRead More >