1370 Ontario St. - Mezzanine, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Secretary-Treasurers
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

BLET National Division Electronic Communications Policy

Official communications between BLET members and the National Division require a hard copy of the correspondence, bearing a signature, being received by the National President to be considered an "official communication." This is to provide that the actual question(s) are addressed, and ensures that when official interpretations are made they have reference to a specific request and can be used in future correspondence.

The volume of e-mails received makes it impossible for the National President to answer all unofficial communications. Therefore, it is the policy of the BLET that e-mails addressed to the National President will be reviewed and forwarded to the appropriate officer or staff for a timely response; however, an e-mail message is not considered an official communication.

Moreover, anonymous e-mails and emails that do not provide sufficient information concerning the sender to enable National Division staff to confirm the sender's membership status will not receive any reply or acknowledgement. This policy is intended to allow the National President to be aware of the opinions and suggestions of the membership, while at the same time providing a timely response to the member's unofficial communication, if a response is necessary, without needlessly expending limited BLET resources.

Adopted at Cleveland, Ohio on July 22, 2010.

© 1997-2014 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Safety Task Force Hotline
800-306-5414

Decertification Helpline
800-393-2716

DAILY HEADLINES

Teamster Nation: Get the latest updates in the War on Workers
Even oil could face rail shortages soon
CN reaches tentative contract with Teamsters Canada Rail Conference
STB to review Norfolk Southern's plan to purchase Delaware & Hudson
California will consider new bullet train route through Bakersfield
Mississippi River bridges crumbling but safe, FRA says
Amtrak CEO says B&P tunnel replacement study may be 'waste of time' given lack of funding
Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, VIA Rail request outside conciliator in contract talks
Rail upgrade could boost jobs but sparks fears
KCS to release 4Q and full year 2014 results on January 23, 2015
Mistakes, equipment issues pose serious threats with rail-related hazmat
Chicago-area fire chiefs worry about train hazmat incidents
Convicted leader of 'Conrail Boyz' gang faces new rail theft charges
Railroad Retirement and Unemployment Insurance taxes in 2015

More Headlines


Enter your e-mail address to receive BLET news updates.

Subscribe  Unsubscribe