Reporting Air Brake Problems
The National Legislative Board has undertaken the initiative to provide members with a form to be used to document all occurrences where members experience air brake problems. Click here...
The TCRC National Bursary Program offers 20 Bursaries valued at five hundred dollars each. Since 2008 a total of 80 Bursaries have been awarded to successful applicants.
A ballot package will be circulated to all
active members of the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) so as
to commence a Membership Vote on Monday, June 24th, 2013.
Teamsters Canada Convention is sure to deliver!
Important announcements and a roster of topics promises to make the Teamsters Canada’s 11th Convention very interesting.
random alcohol tests rejected by top court
The Supreme Court of Canada has overturned a company's right to impose mandatory, random alcohol testing on its unionized workers in a dangerous workplace.
train derails in spiral tunnels in Yoho National Park
The CP Rail line through Yoho National Park re-opened Thursday morning after a train derailment near the famous spiral tunnels Wednesday afternoon.
for fundamental changes in wake of 2012 VIA Rail crash near
TSB investigation report (R12T0038), released today, into a fatal 2012 VIA Rail derailment near Burlington, Ontario.
fatal Aldershot Via train derailment unfolded
The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) released a report Tuesday that made three recommendations to Transport Canada, the federal government's transportation department, all aimed at preventing further accidents.
lead the charge on behalf of women
The first battle took place before the Commission des lÚsions professionnelles (CLP) on June 3, where the Teamsters legal team made representations in the case of Marie-╩ve ╔thier, a worker employed by Canadian National (CN).
decide whether to install voice recorders in trains
Ottawa is being accused of putting the interests of private railways ahead of public safety after it agreed to keep the installation of locomotive voice and video recorders voluntary.
employee fatality in Calgary
Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys investigator to railway employee fatality in Calgary, Alberta.
Square Discloses Canadian Pacific Trading Plan
Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. announced today that it plans to sell up to seven million common shares of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP; NYSE: CP).
Draft Proposed Bylaws Revisions
Please see attached file to read the proposed revisions.