Hear from Teamster school bus and transit workers across the country! Read the latest issue of the Drive Up Standards newsletter, by and for Teamsters, here.
(FARMINGDALE, N.Y.) – In a secret ballot vote that was completed this afternoon, by a margin of 84 percent to 16 percent, Teamsters Local 1205 members working for Baumann/Acme Buses approved a new three-year union contract.
School Bus Workers Win Protections, Benefits and More Addressed in Five-Year Master Contract
After several months of negotiations and a month-long balloting process, the Teamsters have ratified the second national agreement with the largest private provider of school bus transportation in North America, First Student, Inc. The agreement, ratified by 89 percent of the votes cast, improves working conditions and on-the-job protections for more than 20,000 Teamsters who work at First Student nationwide.
Union leaders representing employees of a Ronkonkoma-based school bus company have set a membership vote for Oct. 17 on the company's most recent contract offer.
FIRST STUDENT CONTRACT UPDATE: Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement with First Student, Ratification Ballots Due Oct. 20
It is our great honor to present to you and your fellow First Student Teamster members the enclosed Tentative First Student National Master Agreement.
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