Listen Online - Listen on Mobile Radio.com | Mobile App Info

Yellow Checker, Drivers Meet With Mediator

LAS VEGAS (AP, KXNT) — Both sides in the driver’s strike against Yellow Checker Star cab company met with a federal mediator Wednesday as a strike by about a thousand drivers moved into a fourth day.

KXNT”s Trevor Smith reports management and union officials began meeting this morning.

About 1,400 of the company’s 1,700 drivers are members of the Industrial Technical Professional Employees Union Local 4873.  The union struck over the weekend. Earlier about 70% of the drivers rejected a contract offer.

The union says wages, hours and working conditions were the main sticking points of previous talks.

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Las Vegas

Get Started
Introducing Your New Podcast Network Play.it

Listen Live