BLE scores big win for post-85 engineers on NS

Setting the tone for the current round of national wage negotiations, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers has reached a tentative agreement with Norfolk Southern that will have a positive impact for post-85 engineers. Highlights of the deal, which will be presented to BLE members on NS for ratification within a matter of days, are as follows:

The BLE bargaining team was made up of Vice President P.T. Sorrow; General Chairmen W.E. Knight, S.D. Speagle, and R.C. Wallace; and Vice General Chairmen L.W. Sykes and W.A. Thompson. Details about the ratification vote will be provided as they become available.

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