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SMART-TD mourns another COVID-19 loss

Terri Poole Taylor Kerns, 52, of Local 1971 (Atlanta, Ga.) lost her life to COVID-19 on Friday, September 10. Diagnosed with COVID-19 on August 24, she was hospitalized Sunday, August 29 with severe chest pains….

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RRB Q&A: Deemed service month credits

Railroad Retirement benefits are based on months of service and earnings credits. Earnings are creditable, up to certain annual maximums, on the amount of compensation subject to Railroad Retirement taxes. Credit for a month of…

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N.J. SLD Sabol meets with DOT Secretary Buttigieg

After years of working on railroads, Ron rose within his union’s leadership because he wanted to help passengers and workers feel safe and supported. pic.twitter.com/zuTX5haZNh — Secretary Pete Buttigieg (@SecretaryPete) September 6, 2021   New…

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A Labor Day message from President Ferguson

Great challenges are best faced together, and we have encountered many these past few months from those caused by the COVID-19 pandemic to carrier practices that place profits before safety, jeopardizing safe operations that affect…

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Class I carriers report 2nd quarter earnings

2nd Quarter 2021 Net Earnings: Increased 34% to $1.52 billion from $1.13 billion Earnings Per Share: n/a – not publicly traded Revenue: Increased 26% to $5.81 billion from $4.60 billion Operating Income: Increased 28% to $2.22 billion from $1.73 billion Operating…

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