FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 10, 2013
BROWNAVE.COM UPS Freight Teamsters Overwhelming Support REJECTING the Tentative National Master UPS Freight Agreement
(see the MOTION
UPS Freight Teamsters throughout the country are voicing their concerns and displeasures with the Tentative National Master UPS Freight Agreement released May 7, 2013 by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
BROWNAVE.COM UPS Freight Teamsters disagree with General Secretary-Treasurer / Package Division Director / Co-Chairman of the Teamsters UPS Freight National Negotiating Committee, Ken Hall's claims that this tentative agreement "does exactly what the members asked for."
Subcontracting leverage in Article 44
has not addressed our demands, instead it has been further enhanced with substandard language and compromised with the introduction of a different classification of company employee, compensated well below union scale.
are not only inconsistent throughout the tentative agreement, they are substandard in comparison to the increases negotiated for Package.