PAR: BLET Ratifies New Agreement

THREE-YEAR PACT PROVIDES WAGE INCREASES, BUT NO OTHER CHANGES DURING TRANSITION PERIOD.

29.January, Independence OH — Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with Pan Am Railways.

The three-year agreement, governing 81 members, contains no work rule or health & welfare changes. Members will receive yearly wage increases of 2% at ratification, on 17.September.2022, and on 17.September.2023.

The Pan Am Railways members belong to BLET Divisions 72, 112 and 191, and they are represented by the CP Rail-D&H/PanAm (ST)/SL&A General Committee of Adjustment.