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Victory At The Ports: Drivers At Toll Group Celebrate Their First Contract!

  We’ve come a long way since that delegation. We rejoice that Toll Group drivers have won a just contact at the ports, which took effect this year! Drivers have not only won long-overdue raises, but have retirement security and healthcare for their families – no small feat in an economy and an industry that

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VICTORY! Toll Truck Drivers Win Union!

Drivers at Global Powerhouse Toll Vote for Union Representation, Clear Path for Good, Green Jobs   Truck drivers at Toll Group, an Australian-based global logistics and transportation powerhouse, sent shockwaves throughout the U.S. port trucking industry yesterday by voting for union representation. The vote – the first in 30 years at the L.A. ports – paves

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Clergy Delegation joins Toll Truckers in Talks with Management

Toll Trucking drivers took a courageous and noteworthy step last Monday in their struggle for justice and respect.  After much hard work from our partner, the Coalition of Clean and Safe Ports, and several CLUE-LA delegations over the past few months, clergy accompanied workers to file a petition for a union election. The petition comes

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A Touch of Justice: 10 out of 26 Unfairly Fired Port Truck Drivers Rehired at Toll Trucking

Truck drivers working for Toll Trucking, a $8.6 million Australian goods-movement company, are denied basic rights, including access to bathrooms and breaks. Though Toll workers in Australia are unionized and treated justly, American workers from the same company are treated with completely different standards. After many efforts to improve working conditions, 26 truck drivers were

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Coalition for Clean and Safe Ports

Published on May 20, 2010 in Clean Ports, Programs

[raw] 2010 CLUE-LA is an active part of an unprecedented community-labor-environmental alliance at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles named the Coalition for Clean and Safe Ports. The coalition stands with community members who face the dual crisis of dirty air and poor working conditions. As part of the second largest port complex

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