ASLEF


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ASLEF

(ˈæzlɛf)
(in Britain) n acronym for
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen
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But now after further talks yesterday ASLEF has suspended this action.
Now the RMT and TSSA have joined forces with ASLEF to run the most successful courses on the route.
Mick Whelan, ASLEF general secretary, has warned Virgin HR bosses of the union's support for Mr Hodges, who was initially sacked and is now suspended on full pay, with Virgin refusing to allow him back into the office.
The ASLEF leadership is tearing up long-standing agreements that cover pay and annual leave and demanding even more- triple time and another day off," he said.
The ASLEF executive ordered the suspensions during an investigation.
Connex's industrial relations are appalling, their public relations are bad and so are their customer relations," said an ASLEF spokesman
The company is now looking at restoring services withdrawn at the beginning of the year following failure to reach agreement with ASLEF on voluntary overtime.
Earlier this year, ASLEF brought Scotland to a halt with a series of rail strikes over pay and conditions.
But ASLEF leaders had appeared in no mood for compromise after warning that train drivers will take crippling industrial action once a week for the next year unless they receive a pounds 5000 pay rise.
ASLEF organiser Kevin Lindsay said: "I am hopeful we can strike a deal.
In a move which has taken bosses by surprise, members of the Metro's ASLEF branch, which represents more than 100 drivers, turned down the deal in a referendum and national leaders of the union must decide later this month what action to take.
But it was never put to ASLEF members because it included a pounds 1000 cash sweetener which may not have counted towards drivers' pensions.