BLE questions remote control safety at rally

 

 

At the microphone is General Secretary-Treasurer Bill Walpert, addressing the crowd during the BLE's rally in Kennewick, Wash., on July 23. In the background, from left, are: Raymond Holmes, BLE Vice-President & U.S. National Legislative Representative; George Hucker, BLE Vice-President & National Legislative Representative-Canada; and Don Hahs, BLE International President.

 

From left: Teamsters International Vice-President Al Hobart and BLE International President Don M. Hahs, following a BLE rally to educate the public regarding the potential safety hazards of remote control locomotives. Even though the temperature in Kennewick reached 110 degrees that day, more than 200 people turned out for the BLE's rally.

 

George Hucker, BLE Vice-President & National Legislative Representative-Canada.

 

With microphone: Raymond Holmes, BLE Vice-President & U.S. National Legislative Representative, with President Hahs in the background.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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