While railroads have increased transportation productivity significantly over the past decade, the ratio of labor costs to revenues dropped only slightly. As the industry enters into its triennial negotiation of labor contracts, emphasis will be on continued productivity improvement. Federal Railroad Administration has sought to foster joint labor/management activities, including not only productivity but also training and alcohol/drug abuse.

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    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    Watson Publications, 5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  United States  60603
  • Authors:
    • Roberts, R
  • Publication Date: 1981-1

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 44-46
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00330148
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 15 1981 12:00AM