RWU Resolution on Hazardous Substances Near Schools

Thank you Ron Kaminkow, Railroad Workers United Organizer, for your work on RWU's Resolution to call attention to the need for emergency response specific to the transport of hazardous substances rolling past our children's schools by rail. This Resolution supports legislative efforts such as IL HB 1542, which includes school personnel in comprehensive response plans, … Continue reading RWU Resolution on Hazardous Substances Near Schools

Railroad Workers United: Special News Alert

CN Rail Slashes Jobs as Weakening Economy Cuts Into Freight Volumes Thousands of CN Rail Employees On Strike Amid Contract Talks — The Canadian Press Propane Shortage Appears Largely Manufactured by CN — Teamsters Canada Strike Update Thousands of CN Rail employees are on strike amid contract talks.  Workers say they're concerned about long hours … Continue reading Railroad Workers United: Special News Alert