BLE, carriers initial tentative contract

The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers reached a tentative agreement with the National Carriers Conference Committee, BLE International President Don M. Hahs announced on October 9.

The tentative agreement covers work rules, wages and health care. Terms of the proposed agreement were reviewed at a meeting of BLE General Chairmen and State Legislative Board Chairmen in Cleveland on October 21.

Following the meeting with the General Chairmen and State Legislative Board Chairmen, details of the agreement will be made available as it undergoes the constitutionally required ratification process.



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