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BLET Newsletter

Email Phishing Scam Directed Toward Anthem Members

Earlier this week Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield was involved in a cyber attack.  Attached is the press release that ...
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Response to UPRR regarding Short Crew Allowance

The following letter was sent by General Chairman Jim Dayton on Febuary 2, 2015 to Labor Relations regarding the ongoing ...
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BLET to conduct Local Chairman Workshop in March

CLEVELAND, January 28 — The BLET Education and Training Department will conduct a workshop for Local Chairmen from March 22-27, ...
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2014 BLET Bylaws available online

CLEVELAND, January 21 — An electronic copy of the 2014 edition of the BLET Bylaws, along with a 9-page matrix ...
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BLET Advisory Board installed

CLEVELAND, January 2 — On January 1, 2015, a new Advisory Board began its four-year term of office for the ...
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New trip rates effective January 1st 2015

New trip rates go into effect on January 1, 2015.  Click here to view the new rates. BLET WRGCA trip ...
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BLET and SMART–TD, four other unions to bargain together

CLEVELAND, December 17 — Top leaders of the Transportation Division of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and ...
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Announcement of verified results of BLET National Division Officers election

CLEVELAND, December 2 — As prescribed by the Rules for the 2014 BLET National Division Officers Election, National Secretary-Treasurer William ...
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BLET delegates back two-person train crews on final day of Third National Convention

LAS VEGAS, October 2 - Delegates today adopted a resolution pledging the BLET's unwavering support for two-person train crews during ...
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Rail hazmat chemical/ emergency response training programs for 2014

CLEVELAND, February 24 — The Rail Workers Hazardous Materials Training Program is pleased to announce three HazMat/Chemical Emergency Response Training ...
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Simple steps to lower your blood pressure

According to the American Heart Association, almost half of Americans over the age of 20 have high blood pressure (or hypertension) and don’t know it.  Let’s let that sink in for a minute. The number alone is staggering—but that most don’t even know they have high blood pressure is the reason it is often referred to as a silent killer.

How to control your seasonal allergies

It’s that time of year when seasonal allergies are kicking in. Find out how our doctors can diagnose your allergies and help you control them.

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Depot Drug and UPREHS are pleased to announce a new free meter program for non-Medicare members. 

Avoiding the festive 15

Having the willpower to avoid the cookie aisle at the grocery store on a “normal” day is tough. Avoiding the aisle, end caps and special displays during the holiday season, well that requires super human strength.  If you’ve ever been tempted to skip a glass and drink straight from a bowl of eggnog at your company holiday party, fear not.  I have some suggestions you can follow to help avoid the dreaded Festive 15 lbs!

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The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen - UP Western Region GCA represents locomotive engineers working in the Western Region of the Union Pacific Railroad, which encompasses Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah and portions of Nevada. We also represent members on the Portland & Western Railroad as well as the Portland Terminal Railroad.

Disclaimer: This website is not affiliated with Union Pacific Railroad, and the information contained within these web pages may not reflect the views or opinions of the Union Pacific Railroad.

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