Leadership

In the midst of the pandemic, I find myself watching how the various elected officials are dealing with the crises, …

Railroad and Transit Employees on the Front Lines Keep the Economy Moving, and Suffering For It

America’s railroads and transit companies are considered critical infrastructure. Freight railroads move 60,000 carloads of foods and agricultural products every …

Railroad Retirement Board Closes Field Offices to Public

On March 13, the President declared the COVID-19 virus outbreak a national emergency. While U.S. Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) employees …

COVID-19 Update for Railroad Workers

As everyone now knows, the president declared a national emergency due to the Corona Virus. Many state and local officials …

RRB Labor Member message to Rail Labor

CHICAGO – The following is a message to Rail Labor from John Bragg, Labor Member of the Railroad Retirement Board: …

The Myers Firm Continue To Serve Our Clients Despite COVID-19

As public health advisories and mandates continue to evolve, The Myers Firm remains fully able to maintain our business operations. …

SMART Files Emergency COVID-19 Petition

To protect train and engine service employees, the Transportation Division of SMART recently petitioned the Federal Railroad Administration for an …

The Absolute Last Resort – Do Not Let Lawsuit Loans Drain Your Recovery

Beyond the stress of suffering an injury, people often find themselves in a financial bind due to not being able …