Railroad signalmen labor-management dispute, May 1971.
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Railroad signalmen labor-management dispute, May 1971. Hearing, Ninety-second Congress, first session, on S.J. Res. 98 ... May 17, 1971. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Strikes and lockouts -- Railroads -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF26 .L3 1971e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5025836M
LC Control Number73614258

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Collective bargaining between most of the nation’s largest railroads, represented by the National Carriers Conference Committee (NCCC), and their 12 craft-specific labor unions commenced Nov. 1 with the two sides exchanging broadly defined demands in preparation for face-to-face talks to amend contracts setting wages, benefits and work rules. Some two-dozen smaller railroads also are. / Union Profiles / Railroad Signalmen / Leaders, Employees, and Salaries Source: LM forms filed with the Office of Labor-Management Standards. This information is a public record, which can also be found on , which is a government-run website. Looking for something?   Signalmen learn their craft through on-the-job experience and formal apprentice training programs. They are schooled in the stringent federal regulations which govern railroad signal systems, and in railroad operations, electricity, electronics, and mechanics. After serving an apprenticeship of up to four years, employees attain journeyman status.   The BRS was founded in as a trade union representing railroad employees working in what was then the new craft of signaling. As railroads increasingly turned to the new technology of signal systems to improve the safety and efficiency of their operations, the BRS expanded and eventually grew into a national organization representing the men and women who install and maintain signal.

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