The Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes Division (BMWED) posted an article this week about the important of wearing face coverings in order to help protect against the COVID-19 virus.
BMWED bargaining update for April 20, 2020.
Listen to the latest special edition of the Teamster Nation Podcast, and hear an update from the union’s Rail Conference and Motion Picture and Theatrical Trade Division, as well as the Organizing Department. Plus, what it’s like to work inside a grocery warehouse in the age of COVID-19.
This is a rapidly evolving situation. This fact sheet will be updated online as needed. See links at the end of this fact sheet for the most up-to-date information.
COVID-19 is spreading rapidly within the United States. The outbreak has been declared a national emergency in the United States and a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. This has changed the employment landscape across the country. As COVID-19 continues to spread, employers and employees should know about laws and recommendations that govern COVID-19 in the workplace.
Message from Dennis Pierce, BLET National President, to America's railroads.
Teamsters Rail Conference urges Congress to improve Railroad Retirement unemployment and sickness benefits.
The application deadline for the JRHMSF has been extended to April 14.