Adjusting to technology on the railroads

Levine, Morton
November 1969
Monthly Labor Review;Nov69, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p36
Academic Journal
Discusses the measures railroad workers have taken to adjust to technological change in the U.S. Trend towards merging of unions; Advance notice of change; Guarantee of job security; Regulation of crew size; Transfer opportunities for employees; Development of training and retraining programs; Limitations on subcontracting; Provision of displacement and dismissal allowances; Provision of unemployment benefit.


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