All ATU members an relate to this. Every day along the MTA's city bus routes, drivers who demand that fares be paid frequently face vicious abuse. Defiant fare beaters curse drivers, spit on them and sometimes attack them, officials say.
Sign Petition Now: We were fired for fighting sweatshop-on-wheels conditions at Skechers’ trucking company
Our names are Mateo Mares and Amilcar Cardona. Until early January of this year, we hauled Skechers shoes from the Port of LA to their distribution center. We were fired for trying to improve our working conditions and for standing up for our rights.