solidarity amongst your fellow Communications and Signal brothers by wearing anything BRS on Fridays.
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Know Your Rights!
carrier representative attempts to ask you questions that you feel could possibly lead to discipline, you may refuse
to answer till you have a union representative present that has had the opportunity to discuss matters with you
The carrier is under no obligation
to tell you that you may have a representative present, you must request one. Also, once you have made your request they are
not allowed to continue the questioning or try to talk you out of your representation.
Remember, we're in this together.
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News & Events
Some retirees being re-certified for disability benefits have been dropped from health benefit coverage. To learn more click
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We want you...
Attend local lodge meetings, the more you
participate, the stronger we will be.
L.I.R.R. Flu Vaccine Program Details
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contact a union official.
LIRR Winter Storm Safety
DId you know that Local 56 officials attend L.I.R.R. Safety meetings on a monthly basis? Most often
they are attended by Anthony Izzo and James Sokolowski, who have been very active within the committee and as a
result have been able to address many safety issues over the years.
If any members have safety concerns, they can email them directly to our Safety
Committee representatives by filling out the form provided below.