Atda National Agreement

On November 20, the Presidents of the SMART Transportation Division (SMART-TD) in the railways, represented by the National Committee of the Carrier Conference (NCCC), served to amend the agreements envisaged by SMART-TD with respect to rates of pay, rules and working conditions. As a tip to Railway Age, I would warn them against living in the past and trying to play smart-TD against the BLET. We work closely with the Coordinated Bargaining Coalition (CBC) on the national resolution and the various other disputes that the airlines have forced us to. In accordance with the moratorium provision in the last national agreement, today was the first day that airlines were allowed to open the next round of national negotiations and negotiate a new agreement, and they served us accordingly this morning. The articles also try to scare you by claiming that at the end of the moratorium on the last person, airlines will unilaterally reduce crews. That is not how the law works. The course of moratoriums is not the crew of the sunset. On the contrary, moratoriums prevent any party from notifying a section 6 communication to modify or modify current crew agreements until the last protected employee leaves. Once this is done, a notification under Section 6 can be notified and the long and long process of negotiating the LA for the next generation of agreements can be included. The unions are: the American Train Dispatchers Association; the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Locomotive Drivers; takes care of the Fraternity of the maintenance of the paths; the Brotherhood of Railway Signallers; the International Association of Mechanics and Aerospace Workers; International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Railway and Transport Workers, Mechanical Department; International Sheet Metal, Air, Railway and Transport Workers` Association, Transport Division; The International Brotherhood of Boiler Builders; The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; Fireman & Oilers District National Conference, Local 32BJ, SEIU; Transportation Communications Union/IAM; and the transport workers` union. The unions that make up the Coordinated Bargaining Coalition are: the American Train Dispatchers Association (ATDA); la Fraternité des mécaniciens de locomotive et des cheminots v Teamsters Rail Conference (BLET); the Brotherhood of Railway Signalers (BRS); l`Association internationale des machinistes (IAM); the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers (IBB); la Conférence nationale des pompiers et des pétroliers/SEIU (NCFO); the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (FIOE); le Syndicat des travailleurs des transports d`Amérique (TWU); the Transportation Communications Union/IAM (TCU), including TCU`s Brotherhood Railway Carmen Division (BRC); and the Transportation Division of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, and Transportation Workers (SMART-TD). .

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