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USA Today Finds Drivers Being Overworked at Ports
USA Today Finds Drivers Being Overworked at Ports

December 29, 2017
Drivers may be working shifts of up to 20 hours per day for six days a week at two major Southern California ports, sometimes contributing to fatal...

Clean Air Action Plan Approved by SoCal Ports
Clean Air Action Plan Approved by SoCal Ports

November 2, 2017
The Clean Air Action Plan, which seeks to aggressively reduce emissions at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, has been approved by the harbor...

New Legislation Introduced to Fight Driver Abuses at Ports
New Legislation Introduced to Fight Driver Abuses at Ports

October 26, 2017
Rep. Grace Napolitano (D-CA) and Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) introduced two separate bills on Capitol Hill that are aimed at addressing labor and...

Southern California Ports Plan for Zero-Emission Trucks
Southern California Ports Plan for Zero-Emission Trucks

July 19, 2017
The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have released a draft of a proposed 2017 Clean Air Action Plan Update, outlining a new set of aggressive near-term...

Port Strike Highlights Pay, Emissions Regulation Struggles
Port Strike Highlights Pay, Emissions Regulation Struggles

June 19, 2017
Southern California truck drivers and warehouse workers who serve the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach once again went on strike on June 19, protesting...

Port Drivers Strike Again Over Misclassification Issue
Port Drivers Strike Again Over Misclassification Issue

October 28, 2015
This week, truck drivers went on strike at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach over employee misclassification and wage theft.

California Port Carrier Feeling Lockout's Pinch
California Port Carrier Feeling Lockout's Pinch

February 20, 2015
Shippers Transport Express works from the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, but in the midst of stalled labor negotiations and shutdowns, all the fleet...