Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon

May 03, 2016

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?


Paused
2016 Q1 Signalman's Journal
2015 Q4 Signalman's Journal
2015 Q3 Signalman's Journal
2015 Q2 Signalman's Journal
2015 Q1 Signalman's Journal

Contact Elected Officials!

Organize Today
Learn more about organizing your workplace!

Click Here

Weather Report
Paused
Statement by the Communications Workers of America
on Negotiations with Verizon

Responding to Verizon’s refusal to drop proposals that would hurt the families of nearly 40,000 striking workers, Dennis G. Trainor, Vice President, CWA District One and Ed Mooney, Vice President, CWA District 2-13, issued the following statement: Verizon workers remain on strike and are standing strong on the picket lines.
Read More...

Dealing with a Stressful Situation?

It’s okay to ask for help. We all have days — even months — in our lives when we could use someone to listen to us. Whether it’s the challenge of raising a teenager, the loss of a loved one or ongoing struggles with depression, you don’t have to go it alone. At United Behavioral Health, we can help you get the professional assistance or support you need.
Read More...

FRA Rolls Out New Railroad Crossing and Trespassing Website to Increase Rail Safety

Part of agency’s effort to increase education of railroad crossing safety, reduce fatalities The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today launched a redesigned website — http://www.fra.dot.
Read More...

Go UNION and Save with AT&T Wireless

When you choose AT&T, you're choosing to support nearly 150,000 union members at the nation's only unionized wireless carrier.
Read More...

Operation Lifesaver — The Dangers of Train Track Selfies

To warn smart phone users of the dangers and illegality of taking “selfies” while on train tracks, the national nonprofit rail safety education group Operation Lifesaver, Inc. (OLI) is releasing a new animated video public service announcement (VPSA).
Read More...

2016 Workers Memorial Day

On April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew the fight for safe jobs. This year we will come together to call for work in this country that is safe and healthy and pays fair wages. We will celebrate the victories won by working people and commit to fighting until all workers have safe jobs and the freedom to form unions without the threat of retaliation.
Read More...

National Health and Welfare Plan Employee Cost Sharing Calculations

As a result of the Cooperating Railway Labor Organizations’ 2012 Agreement with the National Railway Labor Conference, the employee cost-sharing contribution under the Railroad Employees National Health and Welfare Plan remains frozen at $198 until June 30, 2016.
Read More...

Two-Person Crew Trains

The safety arguments support a two-person crew standard, the public supports a two-person crew standard — now it is time for our government to bar most one-person train operations.
Read More...

NJ TRANSIT, Rail Workers Reach Agreement, Avoid Strike

NEWARK, N.J. — AP reported that NJ TRANSIT and its rail workers reached a tentative deal to avert a strike that was due to start on Sunday morning. The deal averted a strike that would have thrown Monday's commute into New York into chaos and put to rest a dispute that has been percolating for nearly five years, when the last contract expired.
Read More...

Safety Alert: Roadway Worker Good Faith Challenge

This Alert highlights the life-saving importance of a good faith challenge and the absolute right of every roadway worker to initiate such a challenge. The purpose of a good faith challenge is straightforward: To provide roadway workers with a non-punitive mechanism for raising and resolving on-track safety concerns so the work can be performed safely.
Read More...




UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: May. 03 (01:01)

Bargaining Report #53
Communications Workers of America Local 1120
Regional Bargaining Report #53
CWA Local 1103
2016 Letter Carrier's Food Drive
Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
National Correctional Officers Week – Honoring our Correctional Heroes
National Correctional Employees Union
BZ Bargaining Report #53
CWA Local 1111
Annual Guild Membership Meeting 2016
Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
 
     


Upcoming Events
Deposit Payroll Tax
May 16, 2016
BRS
Form 990, 990EZ, or 990N Due
May 16, 2016
BRS
Local RFS Training
May 23, 2016
BRS Grand Lodge
917 Shenandoah Shores Road
Front Royal, VA 22630
PC Tax Deadline
May 31, 2016
BRS
Deposit Payroll Tax
Jun 15, 2016
BRS

Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Copyright © 2016, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image