Truck Drivers

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Some Professional Truckers Fear Driverless Big-Rigs Will Leave Them Jobless

An automotive company this week unveiled the world’s first autonomous big-rig, but the announcement has some professional truck drivers worried about their jobs.

05/06/2015

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Truck Drivers End Strike At Ports of LA, Long Beach

Drivers who picketed several trucking firms at the nation’s busiest seaport complex returned to work Friday after a weeklong strike they say will not be their last.

05/01/2015

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Port Of LA Truck Driver Strike To Expand To Rail Yards

The picket lines at the Port of Los Angeles expanded to local rail yards Tuesday in an effort to disrupt cargo distribution before Black Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/18/2014

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Port Truck Drivers Continue 24-Hour Strike Over Effort To Unionize

More than a dozen drivers of Green Fleet Systems began their protest Monday outside of the company’s warehouse over unfair labor practices.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2013

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Employment Boom Strikes Port Of Long Beach

An ongoing capital improvement plan underway at the Port of Long Beach is generating thousands of local construction jobs.

08/12/2013