News Archives
 
bullet April 30th 2014
Railway Investigation Report R13E0069
 
bullet April 18th 2014
Train derailment west of Sudbury dumped diesel fuel into a creek
 
bullet April 14th 2014
Government extends subsidy for the ACR passenger rail
 
bullet April 7th 2014
The GCA, CP East, LE, launches its website.
 
bullet March 18th 2014
In Memory of Brother Jarrod Ward
 
bullet April 18th 2014
Train derailment west of Sudbury dumped diesel fuel into a creek
 
bullet March 17th 2014
Staff & Power Shortage To Blame, Not Weather
 
bullet March 17th 2014
Transportation Safety Board of Canada Regulations
 
bullet March 17th 2014
A CN worker is killed at the Taschereau Yard
 
bullet March 12th 2014
Train derails after hitting semi near Mortlach, Sask.
 
bullet March 6th 2014
TSB releases analysis of petroleum crude oil samples
 
bullet February 27th 2014
19th-century contract makes CP “forever free from taxation”
 
bullet February 14th 2014
Railway Labour Summit Meeting
 
bullet February 5th 2014
Tentative Agreement reached at CN
 
bullet February 5th 2014
Strike action could be taken at CN
 
bullet February 4th 2014
TCRC letter to CN Vice-President, Human Resources
 
bullet February 3rd 2014
TCRC letter to CN Rail's VP
 
bullet January 24th 2014
TSB’s recommendations won’t solve the problem
 
bullet January 24th 2014
Complaint - Against CP Rail - Union Leave & AV

 
bullet January 27th 2014
CN train derailment in Edmundston, N.B.
 
bullet January 24th 2014
More GO trains ordered to support continued expansion
 
bullet January 23rd 2014
TSB and NTSB call on Canadian and U.S. regulators

 
bullet January 8th 2014
TSB deploys investigators to the site of a CN derailment

 
bullet December 31st 2013
North Dakota residents to come home after train explosion

 
bullet December 24th 2013
Dump truck and train collide in Perth

 
bullet December 20th 2013
Crews put out overnight train fire on Bishop Grandin

 
bullet December 10th 2013
Federal unions to take legal action against Bill C-4

 
bullet December 9th 2013
TSB says CN Rail failed to report hundreds of derailments

 
bullet December 9th 2013
Teamsters call on Teachers' Pension Plan to stop abuse

 
bullet December 3rd 2013
Runaway trains almost triple the reported rate, CBC finds

 
bullet November 27th 2013
Our fatigued railway system needs repair, for safety’s sake

 
bullet November 26th 2013
'Significant weaknesses' found in audit before Lac-Megantic

 
bullet November 21st 2013
Harper Government putting worker's lives in danger!

 
bullet November 21st 2013
New rail safety rules get blistering review

 
bullet November 19th 2013
Railways must share info on dangerous goods with towns

 
bullet November 19th 2013
CN Rail employee killed in Saskatchewan accident

 
bullet November 16th 2013
As unions lose power, Canada gets the blue-collar blues

 
bullet November 11th 2013
GCA requests invite to Ontario Premier Wynne's Ring of Fire

 
bullet November 5th 2013
Canadian rail safety plans are kept secret from public

 
bullet November 3rd 2013
CN train derails west of Edmonton

 
bullet October 31st 2013
RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda talks to Rex Beatty

 
bullet October 28th 2013
Harper’s new budget bill puts workers’ lives at risk

 
bullet October 25th 2013
CN Rail denies whistleblower suit claims

 
bullet October 24th 2013
CN hiding derailment, falsifying stats, employees allege

 
bullet October 24th 2013
Whistleblower lawsuit says CN is cooking its books

 
bullet October 23rd 2013
Evacuation lifted after train derailment in Gainford, Alberta

 
bullet October 19th 2013
Oil-By-Rail Labelling Rules Tightened

 
bullet October 19th 2013
'Major risk' after train derailment of cars carrying liquid petroleum gas

 
bullet October 19th 2013
TSB deploys a team of investigators to a rail accident

 
bullet October 15th 2013
Ottawa closely monitoring labour dispute at CN Rail

 
bullet October 14th 2013
CN strike, lockout a possibility as labour talks break down

 
bullet October 11th 2013
Kelowna Pacific Railway is back on track!

 
bullet October 8th 2013
Activist investors destroying companies, costing jobs

 
bullet September 27th 2013
CN used private police force to punish me

 
bullet September 25th 2013
CN facing allegations it “engaged in criminal conduct”

 
bullet September 25th 2013
VIA Rail employees have new trauma resources

 
bullet September 24th 2013
CN derailment in Saskatchewan

 
bullet September 24th 2013
National rail safety on agenda at Winnipeg meeting

 
bullet September 23rd 2013
Health and safety are bargaining issues at CN

 
bullet September 20th 2013
Via was powerless to dodge disaster, veteran engineer says

 
bullet September 19th 2013
CP gives notice of closure of Locomotive Reliability Centre

 
bullet September 18th 2013
Collision between a VIA Rail train and an OC Transpo bus in Ottawa

 
bullet September 17th 2013
Plea Bargain in Vale Mine Deaths Betrays Workers, Families

 
bullet September 16th 2013
Maternity leave: Teamsters continues the fight

 
bullet September 13th 2013
Canadian Pacific under fire after derailment

 
bullet August 19th 2013
Railways boost lobbying in wake of Lac-Megantic crash

 
bullet August 15th 2013
CP Rail refuses to pay for Lac-Mégantic cleanup

 
bullet August 2nd 2013
CP Railway ordered to curb noise at Alyth yard

 
bullet July 29th 2013
Rail safety advocates urge new rules for high-risk cargo

 
bullet July 23rd 2013
Rex Beatty remitting the $40,000 cheque to the Red Cross representative

 
bullet July 23rd 2013
Teamsters donate $40,000 to the victims of Lac-Mégantic

 
bullet July 23rd 2013
New rail safety rules issued after Lac-Megantic disaster

 
bullet July 19th 2013
BLET Denounce One-Person Train Operations

 
bullet July 11th 2013
Doug Finnson talks about the derailment in Lac-Megantic

 
bullet July 10th 2013
Sharon Jobson is hit with a $500,000 lawsuit by CN

 
bullet July 7th 2013
Train rolls away and derails in Lac-Mégantic, forcing 1,000 from homes

 
bullet June 28th 2013
CP says safety remains priority despite layoffs and incidents

 
bullet June 27th 2013
Draft Proposed Bylaws Revisions

 
bullet June 27th 2013
CP bridge strands fuel-loaded rail cars

 
bullet June 20th 2013
CP's main routes washed out by flooding

 
bullet June 17th 2013
Teamsters Canada Convention is sure to deliver!

 
bullet June 14th 2013
Workplace random alcohol tests rejected by top court

 
bullet June 13th 2013
CP Rail train derails in spiral tunnels in Yoho National Park

 
bullet June 12th 2013
How the fatal Aldershot Via train derailment unfolded

 
bullet June 11th 2013
TSB calls for fundamental changes in wake of 2012 VIA Rail crash near Burlington

 
bullet June 11th 2013
Teamsters lead the charge on behalf of women

 
bullet June 7th 2013
Railways to decide whether to install voice recorders

 
bullet June 3rd 2013
Railway employee fatality in Calgary

 
bullet June 3rd 2013
Pershing Square Discloses Canadian Pacific Trading Plan

 
bullet June 2nd 2013
Train derails in bridge collapse near Sudbury, Ont.
 
bullet May 30th 2013
Via Rail profit triples to $11M
 
bullet May 30th 2013
Canada Rail Freight Service Bill Passes House, Lebel Says
 
bullet May 24th 2013
Oil on the rails
 
bullet May 21st 2013
Train carrying crude oil derails east of Saskatoon
 
bullet May 2nd 2013
Mike Cormier awarded 2013 Roger Cyr Award
 
bullet April 25th 2013
Via Rail workers will remain vigilant
 
bullet April 23rd 2013
Railway Safety Week begins on April 29th thru May 5th
 
bullet April 23rd 2013
VIA train terror plot suspects to appear in court
 
bullet April 11th 2013
Canadian government must fix problems at Via Rail
 
bullet April 3rd 2013
CP Rail says 400 barrels of oil spilled
 
bullet April 3rd 2013
TSB deploys a team to the site of a derailment
 
bullet March 28th 2013
CP recognizes CIRB Cease and Desist Order
 
bullet March 20th 2013
Derailment in Smiths Falls Ontario
 
bullet March 7th 2013
GCA welcomes Auditor General Review of ONTC divestment
 
bullet January 25th 2013
Report of the President
 
bullet February 25th 2013
Update on derailment of VIA Rail Canada Train 92
 
bullet February 25th 2013
Transport Canada rejects safety recommendation
 
bullet February 13th 2013
Conquering Kilimanjaro!
 
bullet February 4th 2013
CN announces settlement with CP on hiring of former CEO
 
bullet February 4th 2013
Keith Creel appointed President & COO of Canadian Pacific
 
bullet January 17th 2013
In Memory of Jaimie Jijian
 
bullet January 14th 2013
Rail blockades, marches & highway shutdowns
 
bullet January 12th 2013
Sudden death in Regina railway yard under investigation
 
bullet December 5th 2012
Deb Yedlin - Job cuts at CP
 
bullet December 5th 2012
Layoffs at CP Rail: The Teamsters Await Details
 
bullet December 3rd 2012
CN's $2.6M mystery U.S. trips never unloaded biodiesel
 
bullet November 13th 2012
Canadian Teamsters lend a hand to victims of Hurricane Sandy
 
bullet October 26th 2012
VIA, CN face possible class-action
 
bullet October 19th 2012
Order in 29635; TCRC/CP Rail
 
bullet October 15th 2012
Arbitrator granted extension
 
bullet October 11th 2012
Combination of Factors Led to July 2011 Derailment in Ontario
 
bullet September 9th 2012
In Memory of Henry Thiessen
 
bullet September 7th 2012
Harper government launches the Canadian Rail Research Laboratory
 
bullet August 27th 2012
"Mr. Bartolucci, It is a Fire Sale"
 
bullet August 20th 2012
CP’s ‘sweeping’ plan to come in December
 
bullet August 14th 2012
Train crews face stress after crashes
 
bullet August 18th 2012
NLD Rob Smith speaks to CBC about crossing accidents
 
bullet August 14th 2012
Train crews face stress after crashes
 
bullet August 3rd 2012
Teamsters against Lowe's Takeover Bid for Rona
 
bullet August 1st 2012
The Mediator has insisted that all talks are confidential
 
bullet July 30th 2012
More labour woes fpr CP Rail
 
bullet July 18th 2012
Cease and Desist Order at CP Rail
 
bullet July 11th 2012
Ohio freight train derails, catches fire
 
bullet July 9th 2012
Candu engineers, scientists strike in 3 provinces
 
bullet May 31st 2012
Canadian Pacific workers return to work tomorrow
 
bullet May 30th 2012
Cullen, Bill C38, CP Rail and weird things sent in the mail
 
bullet May 30th 2012
Worried Via workers probe officials on rumoured cuts
 
bullet May 28th 2012
Georgetti slams government for latest back to work legislation
 
bullet May 28th 2012
TCRC, back to work legislation
 
bullet May 30th 2012
Bill C-39
 
bullet May 28th 2012
Teamsters will protest on Parliament Hill
 
bullet May 27th 2012
The talks at Canadian Pacific are stalled
 
bullet May 26th 2012
Negotiations continue at Canadian Pacific
 
bullet May 24th 2012
TCRC president stands behind striking CP workers
 
bullet May 24th 2012
Letter to Minister Lisa Raitt from CUPE President Paul Moist
 
bullet February 27th 2012
CN workers ratify a new labour agreement
 
bullet February 27th 2012
Via Rail train was changing track before derailment
 
bullet February 26th 2012
Three killed in Via Rail train derailment in Burlington, Ont.
 
bullet February 24th 2012
Don’t tell us it’s not a class war
 
bullet February 15th 2012
NTSB: Canadian National failed to warn train before derailment
 
bullet February 8th 2012
OAS reform needs to be based on facts rather than alarmist fantasy
 
bullet January 22nd 2012
Train Derails Over Bridge Near Edmonton, Alberta
 
bullet February 11th 2012
Rival CPR courts ousted CN chief executive
 
bullet January 20th 2012
Canada May Sell Part of VIA Rail
 
bullet January 3rd 2012
CP board letter addressed to Mr. Ackman
 
bullet January 2nd 2012
CEO Compensation In Canada Jumped 27 Per Cent In 2010, CCPA Says
 
bullet December 30th 2011
Activist investor courting former CN head Hunter Harrison to lead CP
 
bullet December 20th 2011
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2012 -2013
 
bullet December 20th 2011
2011: An exceptional year!
 
bullet December 15th 2011
Initiative to Change the TCRC Bylaws
 
bullet December 15th 2011
RAC Train Brake Rules - Amended with 90 CFM
 
bullet December 12th 2011
CN and TCRC reach tentative agreement
 
bullet December 6th 2011
Track Safety Rules - Revisions Approved
 
bullet October 31st 2011
CP Rail sale ‘unlikely’
 
bullet October 28th 2011
Harper’s new winning strategy – War on Labour
 
bullet October 16th 2011
Talking about my generation
 
bullet October 12th 2011
Are Unions the scapegoats?
 
bullet October 12th 2011
Harper sets dangerous precedent by siding with employers
 
bullet October 12th 2011
CUPE condemns attack on workers’ rights
 
bullet September 30th 2011
Who's over or underpaid?
 
bullet September 28th 2011
TCRC launches arbitrator training program
 
bullet September 24th 2011
CN train derails in Pointe Saint Charles
 
bullet September 23rd 2011
TCRC 660 member Derek Thompson saves passenger’s life
 
bullet September 21st 2011
Canadians not getting value for corporate tax breaks
 
bullet September 19th 2011
Ontario Northland and Teamsters Ratify Labour Agreement
 
bullet August 31st 2011
On Labour Day we ask: what has gone so wrong in Canada
 
bullet August 31st 2011
BC Rail execs paid $630,000 severance
 
bullet August 22nd 2011
Teamsters pay tribute to Jack Layton
 
bullet August 10th 2011
NDP launches "save rail" campaign
 
bullet August 9th 2011
Boosting unions reduces unemployment
 
bullet August 4th 2011
Georgetti responds to CFIB attack on public sector workers
 
bullet July 27th 2011
Union wins UPS negotiation victory
 
bullet July 26th 2011
Union decline accounts for the rise in wage inequality
 
bullet July 25th 2011
Higher Revenues, Improved Traffic Keep CN On Track In Q2
 
bullet July 18th 2011
Pomp, pageantry and unions
 
bullet July 15th 2011
CN worker was dedicated to helping people with disabilities
 
bullet July 7th 2011
More than 30 train cars derail east of Regina
 
bullet July 3rd 2011
Teamster Convention Videos
 
bullet June 30th 2011
Fire erupts on rail bridge in B.C.
 
bullet June 27th 2011
Conservative Senator slams back-to-work legislation
 
bullet June 24th 2011
Tom Handkamer Retires!
 
bullet June 23rd 2011
Five CN train cars derail in east Edmonton
 
bullet June 21st 2011
CP train derails near Revelstoke
 
bullet June 21st 2011
CUPW Still Fighting for a Negotiated Contract
 
bullet June 17th 2011
Unions rally to support postal workers
 
bullet June 15th 2011
Ken Georgetti writes Labour Minister Lisa Raitt
 
bullet June 6th 2011
International Level Crossing Awareness Day
 
bullet June 6th 2011
Three Good Reasons to Support Postal Workers
 
bullet June 2nd 2011
Killing political subsidies
 
bullet June 1st 2011
TCRC Members Ratify Four-Year Contract with Via Rail
 
bullet May 25th 2011
Restrictions of Labour Rights in Canada
 
bullet May 24th 2011
NTSB investigating train collision in Union County
 
bullet May 24th 2011
CN train derailment in Sarnia
 
bullet May 16th 2011
Railways take aim at unsafe crossings and trespassers
 
bullet May 14th 2011
A railway to Arctic riches
 
bullet May 9th 2011
Unions stand up for working Canadians
 
bullet May 2nd 2011
TCRC Trainman East meet in Niagara Falls
 
bullet May 1st 2011
CN freight train off the tracks in west Manitoba
 
bullet April 29th 2011
Conservatives have betrayed Canadians on CPP reform
 
bullet April 28th 2011
Tentative agreement reached between RTC's and CN
 
bullet April 15th 2011
Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement with Bombardier
 
bullet April 8th 2011
A Tentative Agreement is reached with Via Rail
 
bullet April 5th 2011
Teamsters applauds potential decrease in credit card rates
 
bullet April 1st 2011
CIRB Decision (the Cairns Group or the complainants)
 
bullet March 30th 2011
VIA Rail Negotiations Update
 
bullet March 30th 2011
GO owner buys rail line between T.O. and Pickering
 
bullet March 27th 2011
Homes evacuated after derailment near Port Hope
 
bullet March 25th 2011
Important speech to Canadian Trade Unions
 
bullet March 25th 2011
Mongeau's pay surged 45 per cent in first year as CN's CEO
 
bullet March 24th 2011
Ontario Northland partner with OPP
 
bullet March 24th 2011
Railways fume over coming rule changes
 
bullet March 23rd 2011
CLC President responds to Finance Minister's Claim
 
bullet March 22nd 2011
Canadian Unionization numbers increase slightly
 
bullet March 18th 2011
VIA Train 61 involved in collision with truck near Belleville
 
bullet March 17th 2011
Bill C-33-An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act
 
bullet March 15th 2011
Unions don’t cause the problems they’re blamed for
 
bullet March 14th 2011
CN Rail fined $75,000 after B.C. diesel spill
 
bullet March 11th 2011
Teamsters Canada Youth Committee – Uniting Youth Coast to Coast
 
bullet March 9th 2011
Feds subsidizing corporate executive salaries
 
bullet March 5th 2011
Harris departure raises risk at CP Rail: RBC
 
bullet February 26th 2011
How long can trains go?
 
bullet February 17th 2011
CLC pleased that Liberals support improved CPP
 
bullet February 15th 2011
Handlex workers are on strike
 
bullet February 14th 2011
CN Rail coal train derailment, Fort Fraser, BC
 
bullet February 11th 2011
Historic victory of the taxi drivers in Alberta
 
bullet February 10th 2011
NASA's Aviation Reporting System improves railroad safety
 
bullet February 9th 2011
TSB Deploys Investigator to Rail Accident near Carmangay
 
bullet February 5th 2011
CAW reaches deal with CP Rail
 
bullet January 26th 2011
21 cars derail in CP train accident
 
bullet January 22nd 2011
CAW serves strike notice at CN Rail
 
bullet January 21st 2011
CLC files Access to Information request on pensions
 
bullet January 16th 2011
Thank you for the strong mandate you have provided
 
bullet January 13th 2011
CN Rail, CP workers vote in favour of strike
 
bullet January 11th 2011
Rocky Mountaineer workers join the Teamsters
 
bullet January 3rd 2011
Derailment prompts delays in western Alberta
 
bullet December 17th 2010
You’re the heart and vital essence of our union!
 
bullet December 15th 2010
BLET re-elect National President Dennis R. Pierce
 
bullet December 9th 2010
Bill C-33 Second Reading
 
bullet December 3rd 2010
D.J. Shewchuk responds to CP's revised personal electronics policy
 
bullet November 30th 2010
Railways argue against pipeline
 
bullet November 18th 2010
Rick Mercer's OJT trip
 
bullet November 17th 2010
Rail closure would help dismantle national dream
 
bullet November 16th 2010
Rail duopoly needs watchdog: shippers
 
bullet November 10th 2010
The Teamsters is the most active trade union on the Hill
 
bullet October 1st 2010
CN CTY ratification vote results
 
bullet November 8th 2010
Special VIA fares for vets
 
bullet November 6th 2010
Missing railway spike pinned on prime minister
 
bullet November 5th 2010
CLC president responds to Statistics Canada job numbers
 
bullet October 27th 2010
"Poor train marshalling is risky business," TSB warns
 
bullet October 18th 2010
Train carrying toxic salt derails near Cornwall
 
bullet October 8th 2010
Train derailment near Bashaw
 
bullet October 8th 2010
Train derails, area evacuated
 
bullet October 7th 2010
Tornado derails 28 cars west of Flagstaff
 
bullet October 5th 2010
Negotiations at CN: A Remarkable Teamwork Effort
 
bullet October 4th 2010
GO service resumes after Richmond Hill derailment
 
bullet October 3rd 2010
Tentative agreement with Canadian National Railway
 
bullet October 3rd 2010
Train derailment north of Edmonton
 
bullet October 2nd 2010
CN CTY negotiation update
 
bullet October 2nd 2010
Five hurt in Minnesota head-on collision
 
bullet October 1st 2010
Tentative agreement at CN
 
bullet October 1st 2010
TCRC letter to Claude Mongeau
 
bullet September 29th 2010
Parents have 'right' to turn down job transfers 
 
bullet September 29th 2010
CN Negotiations Updates 
 
bullet September 29th 2010
Press conference organized at CN's headquarters  
 
bullet September 27th 2010
TCRC invites the media to meet CN's negotiation committee 
 
bullet September 27th 2010
Is CN inevitably heading toward a work stoppage?  
 
bullet September 24th 2010
Derailment blocks freight traffic west of Montreal 
 
bullet September 24th 2010
BLET urges FRA to improve cab safety, security  
 
bullet September 23rd 2010
Edmonton 2010 "Building the Future.” 
 
bullet September 20th 2010
Canadian Pacific announces a $350 million debt offering  
 
bullet September 14th 2010
Offers for BC Rail fluctuated wildly, court told  
 
bullet September 12th 2010
Lacombe families flee as fuel train derails 
 
bullet September 11th 2010
Canadian rail freight volumes pick up in August 
 
bullet September 9th 2010
TSB warns of design flaws in deadly train collision  
 
bullet September 9th 2010
Railway container traffic on the upswing  
 
bullet September 1st 2010
Labour day has its roots in Canada 
 
bullet August 28th 2010
CN is provoking its workers to launch a strike  
 
bullet August 25th 2010
"Faulty Rail Cars Hauling Dangerous Goods," warns the TSB  
 
bullet August 20th 2010
Five years after disastrous B.C. spill  
 
bullet August 19th 2010
Simple fixes could keep trains from blocking ambulances  
 
bullet August 18th 2010
Dozens of CN cars jump the tracks near Fort Saskatchewan
 
bullet August 9th 2010
Strike by Toronto rail workers averted
 
bullet August 9th 2010
Toronto rail workers poised to strike
 
bullet August 5th 2010
Saskatchewan farmer's complaint against CN dismissed
 
bullet August 3rd 2010
Area sealed off as railway probes train derailment
 
bullet July 31st 2010
Crown takes over to build link to Pearson airport
 
bullet July 29th 2010
Northern Quebec Conductors ratify new agreement
 
bullet July 19th 2010
TCRC Division 320 in Support of Evan Moore

bullet July 19th 2010
Longshoremen: pointless lockout instead of negotiations
 
bullet July 9th 2010
Good news on jobs undercut by losses in manufacturing
 
bullet July 8th 2010
CN files $2M lawsuit for dangerous stunt
 
bullet July 8th 2010
Canadian National may hire 10,000 over 5 years, CEO says
 
bullet July 7th 2010
Ambulance delays caused by trains not unusual, CP says
 
bullet July 6th 2010
Freight train hits parked Via train in Jasper
 
bullet June 30th 2010
CN orders trains to slow down in northern N.B.
 
bullet June 29th 2010
CN under fire for using CP managers on track rerouting
 
bullet June 29th 2010
Supreme Court affirms power of tribunals
 
bullet June 29th 2010
Canadian Pacific Alberta mainline reopens after floods
 
bullet June 28th 2010
Via Rail strike averted
 
bullet June 21st 2010
Family alerts train crew to track washout
 
bullet June 4th 2010
Via Rail to bypass Union Station during G20
 
bullet June 2nd 2010
Sorrow announces retirement
 
bullet June 2nd 2010
Railway execs could face jail under tougher safety laws
 
bullet June 1st 2010
Improvements rail safety
 
bullet May 29th 2010
MP planning new rail bill for Parliament
 
bullet May 25th 2010
Former Canadian VP Philip Burke 1921 – 2010
 
bullet May 19th 2010
Rail plans on collision course
 
bullet May 12th 2010
CP train derailment near Carstairs
 
bullet May 12th 2010
CP derailment closes VIA line between Ottawa and Toronto
 
bullet May 8th 2010
Achieving an effective safety culture
 
bullet May 6th 2010
TCRC members honour our fallen heroes
 
bullet May 6th 2010
Teamsters file a complaint against Challenger Motorfreight
 
bullet May 1st 2010
Suicide-by-rail phenomenon to be studied by university
 
bullet April 28th 2010
Day of Mourning
 
bullet April 19th 2010
TCRC 2010 Convention Update
 
bullet April 14th 2010
Rail crashes horrific for engineers
 
bullet March 31st 2010
MP demands review after train derails
 
bullet March 30th 2010
Derailed freight train shuts down GO service at Pickering
 
bullet March 25th 2010
Teamsters Canada on Parliament Hill
 
bullet March 18th 2010
Heroic railwayman recipient of bravery medal
 
bullet March 17th 2010
Teamsters Canada’s YouTube channel is online!
 
bullet March 17th 2010
Operation of longer, heavier trains
 
bullet March 16th 2010
Study on train related deaths
 
bullet March 5th 2010
Playing "chicken" with trains a losing game
 
bullet March 4th 2010
CPR derailment near Golden, B.C.
 
bullet March 3rd 2010
Railways customers slam freight service
 
bullet March 1st 2010
TCRC National Training Program 2010
 
bullet February 18th 2010
Railway employees deductions
 
bullet February 15th 2010
FedEx workers join the Teamsters Union!
 
bullet February 11th 2010
Revised Railway Locomotive Inspection and Safety Rules
 
bullet February 5th 2010
CN plans $100M move outside city limit
 
bullet February 3rd 2010
In memory of Brother Richard Dyon
 
bullet January 28th 2010
Obama rail package could benefit service in Canada
 
bullet January 28th 2010
Clarification on BR&CF benefits
 
bullet January 28th 2010
Second man arrested in Alberta train derailment
 
bullet January 27th 2010
GO unveils all-day trains plan
 
bullet January 26th 2010
CN Rail fined for dangerous cargo in Surrey
 
bullet January 26th 2010
Rail tunnel project gets rolling
 
bullet January 26th 2010
Clean-up continues after derailment
 
bullet January 21st 2010
BHP plan signals major shift in potash
 
bullet January 15th 2010
TCRC mourns for the loss of Brother Michael Chiarelli
 
bullet January 12th 2010
Brother Michael Chiarelli April 13, 1967 – January 12, 2010
 
bullet January 12th 2010
Fallen Brother
 
bullet January 12th 2010
Two men charged in Sherwood Park train derailment
 
bullet January 8th 2010
Almost 600 new members join the Teamsters Union
 
bullet January 8th 2010
Next budget must stress good jobs
 
bullet January 8th 2010
Passenger rights may herald service
 
bullet January 7th 2010
Looking for a new railway operator
 
bullet December 31st 2009
CN over, CPR under grain revenue caps: CTA
 
bullet December 30th 2009
Canada's railways hope for better results in 2010
 
bullet December 19th 2009
Minister of Labour appoints arbitrator in CN dispute
 
bullet December 18th 2009
RailAmerica announces termination of OVR lease with CP
 
bullet December 17th 2009
Train-hopper tells chilling story
 
bullet December 17th 2009
ONTC workers worry about future
 
bullet December 15th 2009
Trains go off tracks in Saskatchewan and Alberta
 
bullet December 15th 2009
Metrolinx buys Toronto-Barrie CN rail line
 
bullet December 14th 2009
Work schedules and sleep patterns of railroad train and engine service workers
 
bullet December 13th 2009
CN Rail, TCRC seek arbitration after talks fail
 
bullet December 11th 2009
ONR unions call for action to keep Timmins smelter open
 
bullet December 10th 2009
CN Rail, union continue talks beyond deadline
 
bullet December 9th 2009
TSB calls for better railway warning signs
 
bullet December 6th 2009
Derailment, fire causing problems in Spy Hill
 
bullet December 5th 2009
Homes evacuated after CN train carrying propane derails
 
bullet December 2nd 2009
CN Rail strike settled as two sides reach agreement
 
bullet December 1st 2009
CN not interested in negotiating, union says
 
bullet December 1st 2009
CP makes prepayment to defined benefit pension plan
 
bullet December 1st 2009
CN Continues to Stall Settlement with Teamsters
 
bullet November 30th 2009
Ottawa moves quickly to end CN strike
 
bullet November 30th 2009
Ottawa to table back-to-work legislation
 
bullet November 30th 2009
CN made woman choose between job and son
 
bullet November 29th 2009
Engineers hope strike drives settlement
 
bullet November 29th 2009
TCRC Offers Possible Solution to End Strike at CN Railway
 
bullet November 28th 2009
CN Strike won't hit commuters in the Montreal region
 
bullet November 27th 2009
Talks Between the TCRC and CN are in a Deadlock
 
bullet November 27th 2009
TSB to investigate CN derailment in southern B.C.
 
bullet November 27th 2009
Teamsters campaign to organize Challenger's workers
 
bullet November 25th 2009
CN Locomotive Engineers Forced to Initiate Strike Action
 
bullet November 23rd 2009
No further talks scheduled with CN Locomotive Engineers
 
bullet November 14th 2009
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2010 -2011
 
bullet November 14th 2009
CN crew resting at home after hitting a rock/mud slide
 
bullet November 12th 2009
Retirement Security - Or work till you drop dead?
 
bullet November 12th 2009
Teamsters fight to save jobs at the HBC distribution centre
 
bullet November 11th 2009
A Day of Remembrance
 
bullet November 10th 2009
Via to reduce northern Manitoba service
 
bullet November 6th 2009
Teamsters John Rutter recognized as Driver of the Year
 
bullet November 3rd 2009
Shares in Canadian railways jump on Buffet news
 
bullet November 1st 2009
Trains collide east of Revelstoke
 
bullet October 28th 2009
Division 660 launches new website
 
bullet October 28th 2009
Teamsters Union participates in the national pension forum
 
bullet October 27th 2009
Pension reforms get tepid response from pensioners
 
bullet October 25th 2009
Rail's 150-year wait for safety
 
bullet October 23rd 2009
Tories spend $46,000 to turn GO Trains into rolling ads
 
bullet October 21st 2009
Pensioners demand government ACTION NOW!

 
bullet October 21st 2009
U.S. safety board issues wake-up call on sleep disorder

 
bullet October 19th 2009
Long road to recovery for Canadian railways

 
bullet October 19th 2009
City's effort to keep short line railway beyond 2010

 
bullet October 16th 2009
Teamsters support demands of Nortel Retirees’

 
bullet October 16th 2009
Teamsters plan a demonstration in Ottawa for October 21

 
bullet October 15th 2009
LMR freight trains rolling between Davidson and Regina

 
bullet October 13th 2009
Greater industrial security expected at 2010 Games

 
bullet October 6th 2009
Rail link to Pearson gets green light, with strict conditions

 
bullet October 6th 2009
TCRC/CN talks resume

 
bullet October 2nd 2009
Quebec-Windsor corridor populated enough for fast train

 
bullet September 28th 2009
TCRC, CN negotiations adjourn

 
bullet September 26th 2009
$400M rail tunnel on track

 
bullet September 25th 2009
CP Rail sees opportunities in the downturn

 
bullet September 24th 2009
TCRC/CN optimistic about talks

 
bullet September 22nd 2009
Railways see gradual recovery after few shipments & layoffs

 
bullet September 17th 2009
Crown corporation cutting costs

 
bullet September 14th 2009
Teamsters launch campaign to organize FedEx workers

 
bullet September 9th 2009
CP puts coal in stocking

 
bullet September 9th 2009
Unionists call for public action on Greyhound bus cuts

 
bullet September 4th 2009
CN wants to reduce producer car loading sites

 
bullet August 28th 2009
Canadian rail companies getting tough new rules to track maintenance issues

 
bullet August 28th 2009
2009 Labour Day Message

 
bullet August 26th 2009
CP Rail freight train catches fire near McLean

 
bullet August 26th 2009
Taxpayers win! CP Rail ordered to pay for overpass

 
bullet August 17h 2009
VIA passengers demand answers after locomotive fire

 
bullet August 17h 2009
Judge in BC Rail trial steps down

 
bullet August 14th 2009
Former Canadian VP J.W. “Wes” Lyster, 1923-2009

 
bullet August 11th 2009
GO Transit expansion plans to Guelph are good news

 
bullet August 10th 2009
NSTB - Railroad Accident Animation

 
bullet August 9th 2009
Fix rail line or lose it: Huron Central

 
bullet August 8th 2009
Chrétien Liberals had plans for fast rail: Documents

 
bullet July 31st 2009
Metrolinx completes initial assessment of GO's expansion

 
bullet July 31st 2009
Unions call for ONTC to take over Huron Central

 
bullet July 29th 2009
Memorial for 2006 derailment victims unveiled

 
bullet July 26th 2009
Via Rail strike sees swift end

 
bullet July 26th 2009
TCRC and VIA Rail agree to final and binding arbitration

 
bullet July 24th 2009
TCRC forced to take strike action at Via Rail Inc

 
bullet July 24th 2009
Strike hits Via Rail

 
bullet July 22nd 2009
TCRC issues 72 hour strike notice at VIA Rail Inc.

 
bullet July 20th 2009
CN outlook a sign economy on mend

 
bullet July 16th 2009
Ottawa spends $300M for rail corridor upgrades

 
bullet July 15th 2009
Fears grow CN could close ex-BC rail lines

 
bullet July 14th 2009
Two dead in DM&E derailment

 
bullet July 10th 2009
CN says ready to meet with Teamsters, conciliators

 
bullet July 7th 2009
Rail reality grows with Hydro's revelation

 
bullet July 7th 2009
Irvings get $18M for railway upgrades

 
bullet July 7th 2009
Via Rail ready for high-speed trains: CEO

 
bullet July 6th 2009
Teck coal rate decision hits CP Rail's shares

 
bullet July 2nd 2009
Slumping economy forces Canadian Pacific Railway layoffs

 
bullet July 2nd 2009
Bouvier delivers much-appreciated speech

 
bullet June 30th 2009
Remarkable address given by James P. Hoffa

 
bullet June 29th 2009
New rules respecting minimum qualification standards

 
bullet June 28th 2009
Hundreds take advantage of new Niagara Falls-Toronto train

 
bullet June 23rd 2009
CNR was called 21 minutes before the derailment

 
bullet June 23rd 2009
Government slammed over missing emails in BC Rail case

 
bullet June 20th 2009
Huge blaze leaves 1 dead after CN derails near Chicago

 
bullet June 19th 2009
Unions say ONR should take over OVR & Huron Central

 
bullet June 18th 2009
CN, Teamsters await Ottawa's decision on conciliator

 
bullet June 16th 2009
Short line railway will cease Sault-Sudbury operations

 
bullet June 16th 2009
Amended TDG Act comes into force

 
bullet June 12th 2009
TCRC will carefully study TSB report on Lillooet accident

 
bullet June 12th 2009
BLET, UTU file joint petition to prohibit one-person crews

 
bullet June 12th 2009
TSB officials plan ‘thorough’ report into derailment

 
bullet June 7th 2009
VIA Rail ready for high-speed trains: CEO

 
bullet June 7th 2009
Cleanup begins at Oshawa derailment

 
bullet June 5th 2009
Oshawa residents evacuated after massive train derailment

 
bullet June 3rd 2009
Railway waited five hours to report diesel spill - ministry

 
bullet June 2nd 2009
Transport Canada puts the brakes on ACR operations

 
bullet May 29th 2009
Conductor's heroism cited in gov't report

 
bullet May 28th 2009
CN cost-cutting blamed for deadly derailment

 
bullet May 25th 2009
Here's a smarten-up plan for corporate officials

 
bullet May 25th 2009
Officer in train-van crash called 'hero'

 
bullet May 25th 2009
CN to pay $1.8M for derailments in B.C. and Alberta

 
bullet May 21st 2009
No light in sight for railways

 
bullet May 18th 2009
U.S. court allows lawsuit against CPR over derailment

 
bullet May 15th 2009
TCRC submission to HRSDC
 
bullet May 14th 2009
Think tanker, not pipe: CN

 
bullet May 9th 2009
CLC's Joel Harden interviewed about the pension crisis

 
bullet May 8th 2009
Workers of the World Relax

 
bullet May 7th 2009
Engines put in path of train carrying hazardous materials

 
bullet May 7th 2009
Federal funding sought for new rail tunnel

 
bullet May 5th 2009
Pension changes would increase risk for workers

 
bullet May 5th 2009
Moncton firm inks $104.7M rail deals

 
bullet April 30th 2009
CP Rail eyes link to access U.S. South

 
bullet April 28th 2009
Teamsters Canada fighting for Pension Reform

 
bullet April 28th 2009
Day of Mourning statement 2009

 
bullet April 27th 2009
CP trains across North America pause for day of mourning

 
bullet April 21st 2009
"Today is NOT the day you die at work!"

 
bullet April 21st 2009
NDP demands government action on pension protection

 
bullet April 21st 2009
CN names new CEO

 
bullet April 20th 2009
The economics, and politics, of auto workers' wages

 
bullet April 17th 2009
Federal pension forum draws packed house

 
bullet April 16th 2009
Rail safety audit finds flaws

 
bullet April 15th 2009
'Gordon Campbell can't be trusted': Carole James

 
bullet April 9th 2009
CN plans oil sands 'pipeline on rail'

 
bullet April 9th 2009
GO Transit to pay $160 million for CN rail line

 
bullet April 8th 2009
TSB Recommendations re: Accident in Pincourt, Québec

 
bullet April 6th 2009
National Steel Car workers walk off job at Ontario plant

 
bullet April 3rd 2009
Flood threat closes Manitoba rail line

 
bullet April 2nd 2009
Teamsters take part in the consultations on pension reform

 
bullet April 1st 2009
Report details how Fraser River rail crash happened

 
bullet April 1st 2009
Lack of management training blamed for B.C. derailment

 
bullet March 31st 2009
CP Rail braces as flood moves in

 
bullet March 28th 2009
Masse, CP at odds over inspector layoffs

 
bullet March 24th 2009
Canadian National getting back on the rails

 
bullet March 24th 2009
TSB final report into the 2007 Derailment in Trail B.C.

 
bullet March 23rd 2009
Red River floods disrupt rail shipments of grain

 
bullet March 21st 2009
CN Rail lays off conductors in Kamloops

 
bullet March 21st 2009
Train derailed at Colborne

 
bullet March 19th 2009
Rail Traffic ‘May be Bottoming’

 
bullet March 19th 2009
Unions balk at cries for pension reform

 
bullet March 17th 2009
Canada needs laws to protect private pensions

 
bullet March 17th 2009
Better, faster train service coming

 
bullet March 13th 2009
Teamsters Canada amendment passes House Committee on Transport

 
bullet March 12th 2009
Canadian Pacific pension and funding

 
bullet March 9th 2009
Short-line rail good Hamilton investment

 
bullet March 7th 2009
Campbell haunted by BC Rail deal

 
bullet March 6th 2009
Bill Gates concentrates his bets: Canadian National Railway

 
bullet March 5th 2009
Teamsters submit memorandum on Dangerous Goods Act

 
bullet March 3rd 2009
B.C. Rail bids known: CP

 
bullet March 2nd 2009
Wabamun residents unhappy with CN charge

 
bullet March 1st 2009
Our 1856 link to Pearson airport

 
bullet February 24th 2009
Harper not a fan of high-speed rail link

 
bullet February 24th 2009
Thief steals CSX locomotive from siding

 
bullet February 24th 2009
Supreme Court to rule on pivotal freight forwarding case

 
bullet February 21st 2009
Hell on the rails could happen yet again

 
bullet February 20th 2009
Government releases study on work stoppages

 
bullet February 18th 2009
Selling the gun to pay for the bullets

 
bullet February 17th 2009
GO Transit gets $500M boost

 
bullet February 17th 2009
CP to shut rail yard

 
bullet February 13th 2009
 “Suck It Up Buttercup" Fred Green to CAW 101 members

 
bullet February 12th 2009
Nanticoke derailment forces evacuation

 
bullet February 10th 2009
CANDO Rail Services Employees Choose TCRC!

 
bullet February 10th 2009
Opinion: Entitlement among the titans

 
bullet February 8th 2009
CTA upholds U.S. railway's interswitching deal

 
bullet February 6th 2009
Enough union bashing

 
bullet February 6th 2009
Communiqué to CP Pensioners and plan members

 
bullet February 5th 2009
Teamsters Rail Conference propose re-focusing NMB

 
bullet February 2nd 2009
EJ&E sale to Canadian National official

 
bullet January 29th 2009
Teamsters Canada’s position on the federal budget

 
bullet January 29th 2009
UP turns rail yard training into virtual reality

 
bullet January 27th 2009
CP Rail offering shows pension deficit soared
 
bullet January 27th 2009
TCRC Electronic Communications Policy
 
bullet January 27th 2009
CP Rail rises despite lower 4Q profits
 
bullet January 26th 2009
Train derailed in Canmore
 
bullet January 26th 2009
AMT trains back on schedule for evening rush hour
 
bullet January 22nd 2009
CN Rail boosts dividend as Q4 earnings fall
 
bullet January 22nd 2009
AMT looks to buy train line from CN
 
bullet January 21st 2009
Project to expand GO and build rail link to Pearson Airport
 
bullet January 20th 2009
Rail infrastructure investment - We are ready to move
 
bullet January 20th 2009
CP Freight train derails in Chicago
 
bullet January 19th 2009
There’s light at the end of the tunnel, AMT says
 
bullet January 15th 2009
Railways positioned for long-term growth
 
bullet January 15th 2009
GO trades blames as freezing commuters fume
 
bullet January 12th 2009
CN pension consent: Good News!
 
bullet January 9th 2009
Workers of GO Transit in Toronto join Teamsters Union
 
bullet January 9th 2009
It's the economy - Make it work for us!
 
bullet December 29th 2008
CN train derails in Quebec, causing propane leak
 
bullet December 29th 2008
CN, CPR told to pay $68M for exceeding revenue caps
 
bullet December 29th 2008
CN’s Harrison has master plan for North American railways
 
bullet December 29th 2008
B.C. port shipments threatened as strike looms
 
bullet December 19th 2008
Unionism has never been as relevant as in 2008
 
bullet December 19th 2008
Derailment update: Tracks reopen; investigation begins
 
bullet December 19th 2008
Budget must focus on jobs and help for unemployed
 
bullet December 17th 2008
Increased risk for switching fatalities around the holidays
 
bullet December 17th 2008
CP Rail cuts 600 union jobs, newspaper reports
 
bullet December 16th 2008
Those 10 missing trains? Blame CP's freight traffic
 
bullet December 13th 2008
Court in favour of reduced freight rates
 
bullet December 12th 2008
GO says it aims to improve
 
bullet December 12th 2008
Cause of train derailment still under investigation
 
bullet December 10th 2008
Last scheduled train stops in Hanna

 
bullet December 6th 2008
Labour reacts to the shutdown of Parliament

 
bullet December 5th 2008
The time for politicking is over

 
bullet November 27th 2008
Open letter to all new TCRC members at NQT
 
bullet November 26th 2008
Exhaust from rail diesel linked to lung ailments
 
bullet November 26th 2008
No injuries in train fire
 
bullet November 26th 2008
CWB begins movement of grains to east coast early
 
bullet November 25th 2008
Railways report "record" year in 2007
 
bullet November 25th 2008
CN disappointed in appeal court ruling sanctioning CTA grain rate reduction
 
bullet November 21st 2008
WNY&P shortline workers say YES to BLET
 
bullet November 20th 2008
CP Rail CEO buys shares – Insiders
 
bullet November 18th 2008
CN inches its way towards Chicago settlement
 
bullet November 17th 2008
CP May Delay Plans for Oil-Sands Track
 
bullet November 13th 2008
CP Rail will not offer 2009 earnings forecast 
 
bullet November 12th 2008
CN hopes to save deal for U.S. track 
 
bullet November 11th 2008
Charest asks for high-speed rail link at ministers' meeting 
 
bullet November 7th 2008
CN awaits word on rail line buy
 
bullet November 7th 2008
Montreal-Two Mountains rail line still not on track
 
bullet November 6th 2008
TSB safety action taken to prevent rail accidents
 
bullet November 3rd 2008
CN acquires three rail subsidiaries and ferry operation of Quebec Railway Corp.
 
bullet October 31st 2008
TCRC certification on Northern Québec Territory
 
bullet October 29th 2008
CLC boycotts Petro-Canada
 
bullet October 29th 2008
Ontario Northland in play for CN and CP?


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