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What is a 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity document?

The 429 EDI document type contains information regarding the Railroad Retirement Activity Transaction Set (429) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. Standard EDI formats include X12, ANSI, EDIFACT and its subsets.

What makes up the 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity document?

An EDI 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity document is organized into segment and data elements. A segment can contain at least one data element. Each data element contains a data field. Examples of data elements on the 429 Railroad Retirement Activity document could include the processing of railroad employee sickness and unemployment benefit claims against retirement funds. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity.

How is a 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity used?

The purpose of the 429 Railroad Retirement Activity document is it provides the sender with the capability to transmit information pertaining to the processing of railroad employee sickness and unemployment benefit claims against retirement funds. The 429 Railroad Retirement Activity document supports the transfer of claim information from the Retirement Board to carriers as well as supporting corresponding response from a carrier to the Retirement Board.

How is a 429 - Railroad Retirement Activity processed?

An EDI solution is required to process the EDI documents received into an ERP or accounting system or into a readable format for manual entry. Each trading partner will have an EDI Implementation guide outlining the specific segments, data elements, values accepted, and the applicable business rules to be followed.

eBridge Connections has pre-built maps for all EDI transaction documents including 850 purchase orders, 810 invoices, and 856 advance shipping notices.