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Jul 11, 2019
The Full Committee of SMART GCA-953 was called to convene in Quadrennial session on Monday April 29 through March 1, 2019 in Las Vegas, NV....
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Mar 22, 2017
In a recent ruling by OSHA, Union Pacific Railroad was found guilty of violating the Federal Railroad Safety Act and instructed to pay Conductor...
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Mar 8, 2017
Previous Discipline This is a typical scenario. In this case, it was a high school teacher with several years of experience. He mistakenly...
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Feb 24, 2017
At this month’s conference, the arbitrators on the faculty discussed seniority as a mitigating factor. The following are excerpts from that...
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Feb 7, 2017
It is with a sense of deep regret and mourning with which we report member John P. Schneider, 54, of Spokane Valley, Washington, was hit and...
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Jan 6, 2017
LCA Requirements While last chance agreements are not frequently offered by the Carrier, they are, on occasion, presented to an employee facing...
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Jan 5, 2017
According to an article published by The Hill, Republicans are planning a renewed attack on the political power held by unions via the passing of...
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Oct 4, 2016
As reported in E&E’s ClimateWire, a Houston-based, billion-dollar coal plant will soon have the largest carbon dioxide “capture...
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Sep 12, 2016
NCRC Members Ratify Contract on GO953 Friday, September 09, 2016 We are pleased to announce that SMART TD members on Nebraska Central Railroad...
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