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Former Portland BNSF rail engineer James Norvell fired for whistleblowing

Former Portland BNSF rail engineer James Norvell fired for whistleblowing
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3H4_SZpadc

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Published on Jan 24, 2018
A train engineer says he was wrongfully terminated by Warren Buffet’s BNSF Railway Company after he prevented a crash. He is now suing his old employer in federal court, saying his case highlights concerns about how locomotives are repaired.

Portland Ex-BNSF engineer and whistleblower claims he was wrongly fired after avoiding rail mishap in Portland

Portland Ex-BNSF engineer and whistleblower claims he was wrongly fired after avoiding rail mishap in Portland

Former BNSF engineer says he was fired for avoiding wreck
A former BNSF Railway locomotive engineer is suing the Class I railroad because he was allegedly fired after preventing a wreck at a yard in Portland, Ore., the Seattle Times reports. Earlier this month, a federal judge denied a motion by the railroad to throw out the case.

SPANISH BARCLONA DOCKERS STRIKE! ‘CNT PORTUARIS’ COMMUNIQUE !!

SPANISH BARCLONA DOCKERS STRIKE! ‘CNT PORTUARIS’ COMMUNIQUE !!

”Our affiliates are accused of putting their own lives ahead of the economic benefits of the company. And that’s why they ARE DISMISSED.

700 people die each year in work accidents in the Spanish State. THIS STRIKE IS FOR THEM. This strike is for all of you, WORKERS, who, like our companions, are forced day after day to choose between your safety or your sustenance.

First of all, DIGNITY. Soon they will know that we are not merchandise.

ALL TO THE PORT OF BARCELONA ON DAYS 15, 16 and 17 FEBRUARY.

Another Possible Attack On ILWU Port Workers-Close Howard Terminal-Commissioner visits A’s potential stadium sites

Another Possible Attack On ILWU Port Workers-Close Howard Terminal-Commissioner visits A’s potential stadium sites
Commissioner visits A’s potential stadium sites
https://www.sfchronicle.com/athletics/article/MLB-commissioner-visits-st...
By Susan SlusserFebruary 16, 2018 Updated: February 16, 2018 4:08pm

In Uganda, unions are helping to drive transport workers into decent work

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By Diana Taremwa Karakire
9 February 2018

In Uganda, unions are helping to drive transport workers into decent work

https://www.equaltimes.org/in-uganda-unions-are-helping-to#.WoWf-qjwaUm

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