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BLET and SMART File Petition Against FRA

Crews Crossing from Mexico into the United States at Issue

The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) and the International Association of Sheet Metal Air, Rail and Transportation Workers Transportation Division (SMART TD) have filed a joint petition challenging actions of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) that allow crews comprised of Mexican nationals employed by a Mexican rail company to operate trains across the United States border and into the U.S. instead of American crews employed by American railroads.   To read the entire press release, click here.

 

 

https://www.ble-t.org/pr/news/newsflash.asp?id=8136

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