Balloting materials to be mailed tomorrow on UPS-Teamster pacts – DC Velocity

September 10, 2018

Votes to be counted Oct. 5.

By DC Velocity Staff

Balloting materials will be mailed out starting tomorrow for Teamsters union members to vote on proposed five-year contracts covering 256,000 workers at UPS Inc.’s small-package operations and 12,000 additional workers at the Atlanta-based company’s less-than-truckload (LTL) unit, according to Teamster dissident group Teamsters for a Democratic Union (TDU).

For the first time in the long relationship between UPS and the Teamsters, contract voting will be conducted electronically. Each member will be given a personal identification number which they will use either to vote online or by telephone to a computer, TDU said.

The materials will be mailed throughout the rest of the week. Ballots will be counted on October 5, TDU said.


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