VANCOUVER, BC – Container truckers at Port Metro Vancouver are still striking on Monday after a government and port authority plan to end the job action failed to make headway on the weekend.
VANCOUVER – The province, Port Metro Vancouver and Federal Minister of Transport, Lisa Raitt have drafted and signed a 14-point proposal that they hope will end the strike crippling Canada’s largest port.
WINDSOR, CO – Carriers are saying that since rates and accessorial charges are yet to improve, they need to look at increasing productivity to raise their bottom lines.
CHATTANOOGA, TN – Truck driver wages are expected to increase throughout the year, but even the pay raise may not be enough to attract new drivers, according to TCP.
WINDSOR, ON. – Truckers receive small wage increase after protest.
VANCOUVER, BC – Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Wednesday that the strike at Port Metro Vancouver, orchestrated by about 1,400 container truckers, is unacceptable.
VANCOUVER, BC – Tensions are once again increasing at Port Metro Vancouver, but another damaging strike has so far been avoided.
VANCOUVER – The provincial government is working on a bill to send 250 Unifor truckers, currently on strike, back to work.