UPS reaches agreement with Teamsters for dealing with for COVID-19 crisis - WDRB United Parcel Service and the Teamsters Union have an agreement on how to deal with the COVID-19 crisis. A memo of understanding was reached for employees of UPS and UPS Freight, calling for paid leave for workers who are diagnosed with the coronavirus and required to quarantined. It also covers employees who are quarantined because of a family member contracting the virus, Full-time employees on leave will receive eight hours of pay for 10 work days. Part-time employees will receive pay for three and a half hours a day for 10 work days. Part-time freight workers will be paid for four hours for 10 days. Contributions for health and welfare and pensions will be made for these hours.