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Railroad Job insurance 101

Railroad Job Insurance 101   Job Insurance for your greatest asset, your paycheck. Here is a great short video on job insurance available to Unionized Transportation employees by LECMPA ….

Big Boy 4014 Restoration Begins

Big Boy 4014 Big Boy 4014. With the successful restoration of locomotive No. 844 in the books, the Union Pacific Steam Team has embarked on their next giant-sized challenge: restoring…

BLET testifies for two-person crews at FRA hearing

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, July 18 — The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) testified in favor of two-person train crews at a hearing convened by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)…

Midwest Flooding hampering Union Pacific Operations


Trains Vulnerable to Hackers


Railroad employee arrested for huffing glue


Tunisia Train Truck Accident

Tunisia Train, Truck Accident Kills 18, Injures at Least 86 By Kathryn Blackhurst Read Latest Breaking News from Newsmax.com http://www.newsmax.com/TheWire/tunisia-train-truck-dead/2015/06/17/id/650937/#ixzz3dKo4b0MZ

Claim Paid in 2014

LECMPA has paid out $11,711,372 in claims in 2014. From LECMPA’s Spring 2015 Newsletter: LECMPA

What We Haul

Source: What We Haul Click on the above link to view what types of Energy related freight moves by rail..

SMART raises rates

SMART Raises Rates SMART – Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation raises rates on Discipline Income Protection Program. Article taken from UTU.org Since DIPP cannot continue to operate effectively at a…