Workers in railroad occupations ensure that passenger and freight trains run on time and travel safely some workers drive trains some coordinate the activities of the trains and others operate signals and switches in the rail yard overall employment of railroad workers is projected to decline 3 . The history of chinese americans or the history of ethnic chinese in the united states includes three major waves of chinese immigration to the united states beginning in the 19th century chinese immigrants in the 19th century worked as laborers particularly on transcontinental railroads such as the central pacific railroadthey also worked as laborers in mining and suffered racial . The railroad labor board rlb was an institution established in the united states of america by the transportation act of 1920this nine member panel was designed as means of settling wage disputes between railway companies and their employees the railroad labor boards approval of wage reductions for railroad shopmen was instrumental in triggering the great railroad strike of 1922. Because of a labor shortage in the west the central pacific hired chinese immigrants as laborers finding them to be such skilled diligent and efficient railroad builders that the cp began recruiting workers from southern chinaat one point more than 14000 men were at work on the cp mostly chinese along with a handful of irish and american born railroaders. Airline and railroad labor and employment law ali aba course of study materials philadelphia pa american law institute american bar association committee on continuing professional education c1991 journal magazine or periodical print where to find it duke libraries
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