BLET members ratify national contract

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, December 1 — Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with the National Carriers’ Conference Committee (NCCC). The Agreement was reached as a result of the BLET’s...

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Cornerstone-BLET Group Insurance

FYI FYI Open Enrollment is now available to all Active, Dues Paying Members of BLE&T. If you have not received a packet Call 224-770-5322 to enroll over the phone or text 224-770-5300 to set up a call back. Visit www.uniondisability.com to enroll online or call...

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Local Meeting 09/07/2017

FYI FYI: BLET National President Dennis R. Pierce and Northern Region GCA General Chairman Richard Crow and Vice Chairman Joe Cummins, and Legislative Rep Paul Piekarski will be attending our September 7th meeting to answer any questions that members may have. Sept...

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Meal period Claim [New Verbage]

“Claiming 8 hours pay at the 1-man rate due to being denied a proper meal period in accordance with BLE Rule 22 (m)(n)(o). I was denied a meal period within the proper bracket per MTO________, while working job_______ on duty at__________, or I was sent to meal on my...

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FYI FYI

Run Around Claim for younger engineer being setup. CLAIMING WHAT { persons name setup ahead of you } ON { job or train symbol } FOR BEING RUN AROUND TO BE SETUP OUT OF ORDER BUY CMS, THE ENGINEER SETUP ON { date } IS JUNIOR TO ME ON THE ENGINEERS SENIORITY ROSTER...

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Cell Phones

FYI FYI Per UP Buttry he was in Omaha last week and the company pulled 10 random videos from inward facing cameras and 9 of 10 crews where violating cell phone rule they will be pulling random videos for safety checks and they are going to be installing cell phone...

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Health Club Memberships

FYI FYI: Incase you didn't know if you have Blue Cross Blue Shield (highmark) call health ways at 888-242-2060 and ask to join their gym membership they have a list of gyms that are part of their network you only pay $25.00 Enrollment and $25.00 a month and you can...

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FYI FYI: 2017 5th Open Vacation Weeks Bid.

The following weeks are open for Bidding. 03/06/17 to 03/12/17  1 wk         05/08/17 to 05/14/17   3 wk 04/03/17 to 04/09/17   1 wk         05/15/17 to 05/21/17   1 wk 04/10/17 to 04/16/17   1 wk         05/22/17 to 05/28/17   1 wk 04/24/17 to 04/30/17   1 wk        ...

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