BLET to hold strike authorization vote

BLET to hold strike authorization vote. INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, June 22 — In a conference call held with all BLET General Chairmen today, National President Dennis R. Pierce announced that preparations are underway to poll members to authorize a strike in the event one...

FRA publishes rule on fatigue management

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, June 15 — On June 13, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) published its long awaited rule on rail worker fatigue management. The fatigue final rule was mandated by the Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008. The rule requires railroads to...

Memorial Day 2022

Memorial Day 2022 MAY 27, 2022 | News By Dennis R. Pierce BLET National President INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, May 27 — Each year on Memorial Day, our Brotherhood pays tribute to the men and women who have given their lives serving in our military. It is an important holiday...

FYI FYI: Official Notice Dues Raises

Official Notice Dues Due to several recent factors, the Division Executive Committee has proposed a $10.00 increase in dues for each member to become effective July 1, 2022. This must be approved by the members of Division 683 at our next scheduled meeting on June 2,...