February 17, 2017
BROTHERS AND SISTERS:
The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of February 13th in Orlando Florida.
This week the Association received the following counter proposals:
Vacations – Substantial progress was made and the article has been tabled for the Association Executive Council.
Reductions In Force – This proposed article captured the majority of the union’s concerns and has also been tabled for the Association Executive Council.
The Association passed the following counter proposal to the company and are awaiting their response:
- Hours of Work
This article has prompted additional discussion for the manner of application, which we have narrowed to three outstanding items.
The committee further worked on part time meal periods.
|Training, Travel Pay and Meal Per Diem
|Leaves of Absence
|System Board of Adjustment
|Absence from Duty
|No Strike No Lockout
|Fitness for Duty
|Safety and Health
|Purpose of Agreement
|Termination of Employment
Our next two negotiating sessions are scheduled for the weeks of 20 February and 6 March in Dallas / Ft. Worth.