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Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen

 

Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen

BRS
Full name Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Founded 1901
Members 10,500
Affiliation AFL-CIO, CLC
Key people W. Dan Pickett, president
Office location Front Royal, Virginia, United States
Country United States, Canada
Website www.brs.org

The Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen (BRS) is a labor union in the United States. It represents workers who install and maintain railroad signal systems and highway-rail crossing warning systems on rail transport networks. Founded in 1901, it has a membership of approximately 10,500. It also represents employees who build railroad signal equipment.

The BRS is affiliated with the AFL–CIO and is a member of its Transportation Trades Department. Its headquarters is in Front Royal, Virginia.

W. Dan Pickett has served as President of the Brotherhood since 1992. Jerry C. Boles has served as Secretary-Treasurer since 2011.

External links

  • Official website
  • Brotherhood Of Railroad Signalmen Memorabilia held at the Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives,Cornell University Library
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