BLET NEWS FLASH

President Pierce to testify before Congress on "State of the Rail Workforce" http://www.ble-t.org/pr/news/newsflash.asp?id=10234 INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, June 19 - BLET National President Dennis R. Pierce will testify before the House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines,...

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FYI FYI

New Command Center Number As of 05:15 hours on 06/02/2019 New Number for Cammand Centeer is (402)636-7439

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FYI FYI: 2 Man Crews

Illinois Senate passes the 2 man crew bill 35 to 19! Great work brothers and sisters, now on to the house to pass it on that side!

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Open Vacation Weeks

02/18/2019   2 Weeks 02/25/2019   4 Weeks 04/22/2019   1 Week 05/13/2019   1 Week 10/21/2019   1 Week

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FYI FYI: New Rate

Here are the following rates. CNW ENGINEERS Basic Day Yard Rate $372.50 Transfer Rate $401.00 UP Engineers Basic Day Yard Rate $343.83 Transfer Rate $378.47 Time Slips will be paid at $90.00 a slip. Their will be an emergency meeting soon to vote on this Agreement. We...

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FYI FYI: Payroll Dates

Hello Brothers following are the pay dates for November and December 2018. November 1st Half pay is on 11/23/2018 November 2nd Half pay is on 12/10/2018 December 1st Half pay is on 12/24/2018  

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FYI FYI: 2019 VACATIONS

Good Afternoon Brothers don't forget to put your vacation bids in you have till nove,ber 30th to put your bids in.

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FYI FYI: 2019 Health Benefits Open Enrollment

Time of that year again time to update your Medical, Dental and Vision insurance and FSA Account. ( note FSA max went up from $2,500 too $2,650 in 2019 ) this is the website to update info if you don't want to mail info in. yourtracktohealth.com Close date to update...

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FRA Response to hours of service

This was the response from the FRA about tying down a train when dead and while pulling a train in and you die half way in. Good morning Mr. Damian.  Thanks for reaching out to FRA with your question, which refers to “yarding a train while over on the hours of...

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