ABF Freight, Teamsters Agree on 15 Pe...

ABF Freight, Teamsters Agree on 15 Percent Wage Cut

There are 4 comments on the 5News KFSM story from Apr 20, 2010, titled ABF Freight, Teamsters Agree on 15 Percent Wage Cut. In it, 5News KFSM reports that:

ABF Freight System, the largest subsidiary of Arkansas Best Corp. of Fort Smith, and the Teamsters union have reached an agreement to cut wages 15 percent to help the less-than-truckload carrier deal with financial losses sustained during the recession.

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Ray

Ozark, AR

#1 Apr 20, 2010
Nice to see unions working with problem corporations which will help keep more JOBS.
dan kress

Tampa, FL

#2 Apr 21, 2010
i think 10% will work.
recent ex trucker

Rougemont, NC

#4 May 1, 2010
The only way ABF will be here a year is if YRC goes out first allowing freight rates to rise. Meanwhile it is high fuel prices not the UNION that is killing trucking. This time next year cheap scape shippers may have trouble finding a truck at any price.
Tony Williams

Ferris, TX

#5 Sep 10, 2010
Fedex is cutting everyonse throat. Screw those comminist bastards!!!

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