The Teamsters are trying to negotiate a deal with UPS on behalf of their drivers to ensure UPS doesn’t use autonomous cars or delivery services as it moves to cut cost and increase efficiency.
I have no problem morally with unions, but this is one of the main reasons I don’t like them. You see it doesn’t matter if UPS starts using drones or driverless cars or not. If they don’t FedEx will. If FedEx doesn’t do it DHL will and if none of them do AMAZON will!
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