August 28, 2016


Important Information for Active and Retired YardmastersThe Railroad Yardmasters of America, organized Dec. 2, 1918, in response to managerial abuses. The RYA voted in 1985 to affiliate with the UTU.

UTU-represented yardmasters today enjoy autonomy and craft preservation, as well as the protective advantages and strength associated with UTU membership.

Supplemental Sickness
and Life Insurance
Important Information
for Active
and Retired
Yardmaster Agreements
Below are the Trustmark Disability Claim Form and the Trustmark Supplemental Sickness Benefit Plan for 2010.

Disability Claim Form

Sickness Benefit Plan for 2010

UTU Yardmaster
Supplemental Life
Insurance Plan

Important insurance information for retiring yardmasters

Below is the Railroad Retirement Board Application for Sickness Benefits, as well as a link to the Railroad Retirement Board.

Railroad Retirement
Board Application for
Sickness Benefits

Railroad Retirement Board

Below is a list of yardmaster
national agreements, local wage and rule agreements and local agreements between the UTU and various railroads.