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Privatized UK Trains And Trams Run By First Group Creates Driver Fatigue For Bigger Profits In Croydon

Privatized British Trains And Trams Run By First Group Creates Driver Fatigue For Bigger Profits In Croydon
"One driver said colleagues were afraid to report problems with the safety device because they feared being disciplined for falling asleep. “You’re asking somebody to come forward and admit to something that could cost them their job,” the driver said.

Four UK Croydon tram drivers admit falling asleep at controls

Princess Cruise Line Maritime Engineer Whistleblower in Record ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Case Gets $1 Million Payout

Princess Cruise Line Maritime Engineer Whistleblower in Record ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Case Gets $1 Million Payout
http://gcaptain.com/whistleblower-gets-1-million-in-largest-ever-magic-p...

April 20, 2017 by gCaptain

The troubled, covert agency responsible for moving the nation's most lethal cargo

The troubled, covert agency responsible for moving the nation's most lethal cargo
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-nuclear-couriers-20170310-story.html
Office of Secure Transportation big rigs haul nuclear weapons and highly enriched uranium on the nation's highways each day. (Office of Secure Transportation)
Ralph Vartabedian and W.J. HenniganContact Reporters

NLRB Reviews Wave of Truck Driver Workplace Retaliation Claims

NLRB Reviews Wave of Truck Driver Workplace Retaliation Claims
https://www.trucks.com/2017/03/07/truck-drivers-nlrb-claims/
CLARISSA HAWES MARCH 7, 2017 LABOR

Humberto Canales, a driver for XPO Cartage. (Photo: Barbara Maynard/Trucks.com)

Chicago Capitalist Mayor Emanuel Rahm's CTA Port-A-Potties Are So Dirty Some Bus Drivers Wear Diapers, ATU 308 Union Says "“The current portable bathrooms the CTA bought are the bottom-dollar model, they don’t even have running water or heat

Chicago Capitalist Mayor Emanuel Rahm's CTA Port-A-Potties Are So Dirty Some Bus Drivers Wear Diapers, ATU 308 Union Says
"“The current portable bathrooms the CTA bought are the bottom-dollar model, they don’t even have running water or heat, and often the hand sanitizer is empty or broken. This is an absolute disrespect to the workers who move nearly 1 million Chicagoans every day,"

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