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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Planned strike action by ASLEF members on Southern Rail remains suspended after the Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, held constructive talks with the union.
ASLEF drivers at Arriva Trains Wales voted overwhelmingly for strike action after claiming management reneged on a pay and conditions agreement.
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
But now after further talks yesterday ASLEF has suspended this action.
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The company is now looking at restoring services withdrawn at the beginning of the year following failure to reach agreement with ASLEF on voluntary overtime.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.
Now the RMT and TSSA have joined forces with ASLEF to run the most successful courses on the route.
ASLEF organiser Kevin Lindsay said: "I am hopeful we can strike a deal.