Teamsters Canada will conduct a strike vote among its 3,000
members of Canadian Pacific Railway and the results will be determined
by the end of February...
February 10, 2022 - The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) has
served a Notice of Dispute to the Minister of Labour under the Canada
Labour Code in accordance with the Canada Labour Code regarding its
dispute with CP Rail. The main issues at hand include wages, benefits
The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference is conducting a strike vote among
its more than 3,000 Locomotive Engineers, Conductors, Trainpersons and
Yardpersons. The strike vote results will be tabulated in late February.
The Minister of Labour has appointed a conciliator/mediator to support
the process. Representatives from the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference
and CP Rail are currently meeting with the conciliator.
A legal work
stoppage can only take place 21 days after the conciliation process is
The Teamsters Union represents the interests of 125,000 members in
Canada, 16,000 of whom work in rail transportation. They are affiliated
with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which has 1.4 million
members in North America.
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