Montreal Strike

Possible Strike at the Port of Montreal

Canada’s Second-largest Port May Face a Strike During the first week of January 2019, the Stevedores’ Union warned the public of a possible strike after contracts expired in December 2018. The Union is currently renegotiating a contract with The Maritime Employers Association, which has for mission to […]

CP Rail Union Authorizes Strike April 21

Conductors and Locomotive engineers from Canadian Pacific Railway voted to authorize a strike action that could have 3,000 workers walk off the job starting April 21, 2018.  The workers are asking for a new agreement, which expired last year, for more predictable schedules to combat […]

Drayage driver strike spreads to more companies, rail terminals

Drivers for Pacer and Harbor Rail Transport join a strike by drivers seeking recognition as employees. Excerpt from American Shipper  |  BY CHRIS DUPIN | NOVEMBER 18, 2014 A strike by port truck drivers seeking to be recognized as employees rather than as independent contractors spread to two […]

Teamsters cause Chaos at LA port

Excerpt from American Shipper | By Chris Dupin |  July 10, 2014 The Teamsters said that on the fourth day of a strike by port truckers at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach “picket lines are expected to be strong at trucking company yards and headquarters, […]

Truckers Join Vancouver Strike

There is currently a trucker work stoppage at the Port of Vancouver. There are no containers moving in or out of the Ports for nearly two weeks with protests and the Truckers vote today for full strike. Below is a message sent from the office […]