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- Commuter rail workers in the. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;10/21/2013, pA02
Commuter rail workers in the San Francisco Bay Area walked off their jobs after talks on a new contract broke down over workplace rules. The rail system serves about 400,000 passengers a day. Its shutdown threw the morning commute into chaos in the traffic-clogged N. Calif. region. The walkout...
- The Beginning of the End of the Railroad Strike. // New Republic;9/27/22, Vol. 32 Issue 408, p111
Focuses on the settlement of the railroad shopmen's strikes in the U.S. Role of the Railroad Labor Board in settling the disputes between the railway executives and the unions; Effort of the leaders of industry to wrest from labor organizations the power and influence they earned in the time of...
- Big apple commuters brace for rail strike. Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;7/14/95, Vol. 87 Issue 160, p3
Focuses on a plan by the unions working on Metro-North rail line in northern New York to go on a strike on July 16, 1995 and the inconvenience it may cause to the commuters. Various commuter-rails strikes in New York; Reasons for the strike; Union officials explanations on the issue;...
- French train drivers in six towns ended their strike. Hanson, Cynthia; Bandrapalli, Suman // Christian Science Monitor;12/15/95, Vol. 88 Issue 15, p2
Informs about the end of the strike by train drivers in six towns in France, as reported on December 15, 1995. Workers in main transportation centers continue stoppage; Analysts view on the strike; Concessions made by the government.
- Parisians take to rollerblades and bicycles as strike spreads. Chaddock, Gail Russell // Christian Science Monitor;12/4/95, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the ongoing strike by the railroad workers in France as in December 1995. Public support to the strike; Plans for a nation wide general strike; Opposition to French government's commitment to cut its budget deficit; Related details.
- Strategies, blunders and privatization. De Baets, Bryon // Canadian Dimension;Aug/Sep95, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p20
Reports on the implications of the 1995 rail workers' strike in Canada. Main issues involved; Reasons behind the strike; Removal of the Employment Security and Income Maintenance Plan; Passing of the Maintenance of Railway Operations Act. INSET: What is ES?..
- Canadian rail strike shuts down plants, sends shippers scrambling for alternatives. Binkley, Alex // Traffic World;3/27/95, Vol. 241 Issue 13, p11
Reports on the Canadian rail strike that affected the country's transportation industry. Shutting down of auto and chemical manufacturing plants. Strikes at CP Rail, CN Rail and Via Rail; Loses of $8 million and $10 million a day for the industry; Parliament's efforts to end the strike.
- Strike looms in Canada on passenger rail service. Langan, Fred // Christian Science Monitor;2/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 46, p9
Talks about the possibility of a strike in the passenger rail service of Canada. Labor cost issue of the strike; Issue of craft rules.
- RMT strikes off as RSSB consults. // Rail Business Intelligence;5/15/2003, Issue 198, p4
Reports on the decision of RMT to suspend the planned strikes by railroad guards due to take place in Great Britain in May 2003. Reason for the suspension; Proposal submitted to the Rail Safety & Standards Board regarding the role of the guard.