Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 

August 30, 2014
Today in Labor History
Aug. 29, 1907:  Seventy-five workers die when the lower St. Lawrence River’s Quebec Bridge collapses while under construction. A flawed design was found to be the cause. Thirteen more workers were killed nine years later when the reconstructed bridge’s central span was being raised and fell into the river because of a problem with hoisting devices.
Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?
In Case You Missed It
Posted On: Nov 08, 2013

  • UPS package driver: 51 years without an accident.
  • Proposed bill would undo changes to HoS restart provision.
  • Union protesters target pro-RtW beermaker, Yuengling.
  • Wall Street wants control of our pensions.
  • Weak laws and an understaffed OSHA leave workers vulnerable.
  • Senate Republicans take aim at working Americans.
  • eBay CEO shares lessons from his first job as a Teamster.
  • Labor needs to get back on the street.
  • Unions, MGM ink labor agreement for National Harbor casino project.


 
 
Teamsters Local 355
Copyright © 2014, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

413493 hits since Jan 01, 2010
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image