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Surveillance of Railway workers

“This initiative by management would be used as a tool to intimidate workers and advance a culture of fear under the guise of safety,” states the President of Teamsters Canada Rail Conference Doug Finnson.”

“This initiative by management would be used as a tool to intimidate workers and advance a culture of fear under the guise of safety,” states the President of Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) Doug Finnson. “We intend to take any and all actions necessary to fight this unconstitutional assault on the rights of our members and all workers in Canada because the precedent this would create could have far reaching consequences on the privacy rights of all Canadians.” 

fatigued employees

The union that represents conductors and engineers at Canadian Pacific Railway is asking employees to come forward if they feel they’ve been forced to go to work tired.

Hunter Harrison

Employees are being pulled away from their desk jobs to work as conductors and engineers, raising serious safety concerns and potentially putting themselves and others in harm’s way.


Arbitration

Together we will continue to fight for the rights of workers through the legislative framework in Canada, through the negotiated Agreements in place.

Bursary Program

The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference National Bursary Program is available to the spouse, child or grandchild of an active TCRC Member.

Hoffa Scholarship

This year, the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund distributed $1.2 million in scholarship awards to the sons and daughters of Teamsters.

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