Port Drivers Working For Shippers Transport Express Ratify First Contract

Shippersratify020815_1251Local 848 would like to welcome our newest Teamsters…..”Shippers Transport Express”. Shippers ratified their first contract today, February 08, 2015 and are the 2nd Port Company in 36 years to have fought and won employee recognition and the right to become Union. Shippers Transport Express is comprised of 124 drivers and is still growing. Some of the highlights of this newly ratified contract are; 100% Medical, Paid Holidays and a Pension. Today truly marked another great historical moment for all port drivers but especially for the men and woman of Shippers Transport Express.

First Transit Cerritos Members Ratify Contract

FTLOGOOn January 18th, Members at First Transit Cerritos who operate the COW (Cerritos On Wheels) and Dial-A-Ride ratified their second ever contract which included improved language and improvements to Healthcare, Wages and Sick time. A special thanks to our committee person Rita for all her help throughout negotiations.

WIN A 2015 FORD MUSTANG GT CONVERTIBLE

fordgt2015The James R. Hoffa Memorial scholarship fund

The JRHMSF is pleased to make this special offer to the first 3,500 participants. The vehicle will be awarded to an individual.

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JC 42 Scholarship Program 2015

ScholarshipScholarships under Teamsters Joint Council 42’s 2015 scholarship program are now available

High school seniors graduating in spring/summer 2015 are eligible to apply. Applying students must be the son or daughter of an active Teamster member belonging to a Joint Council 42 Local Union. Deadline for complete application submission is Friday, May 8, 2015.Please

direct all questions to JC 42 Executive Secretary Patti Frothingham at (626) 974-4212 or email at patti@jc42.net.

Download 2015 Application

HOS Rules Changed

848TruckAnyone that is under the Federal Hours of Service is aware that in July 1, 2013, the restart provision for commercial drivers was changed. It included a requirement for use of the restart Read the rest of this entry »

The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2015-2016

Hoffa-Sr1-238x300Applications are now being accepted for scholarships through the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund Scholarship Program. For application, deadline and all other details please visit member resources in the menu bar or click this link (James R. Hoffa Scholarship Fund)

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