How does your union make policy – You Tube

February 3, 2021

Ever wondered how the RMT makes policy, then watch the video below:     How RMT makes its policy – YouTube

RMT blasts TfL for calling on staff in South African variant postcodes to come into work as normal

February 3, 2021

RMT blasts TfL for calling on staff in South African variant postcodes to come into work as normal   RMT has written to TfL Commissioner Andy Byford condemning its guidance that workers in postcodes being targeted for surge testing aimed at bringing the South African variant of Covid19 to heel, should come into work as …

ROLL OUT OF COVID 19 LATERAL FLOW TESTING – IMPLICATIONS FOR RMT MEMBERS

February 3, 2021

ROLL OUT OF COVID 19 LATERAL FLOW TESTING – IMPLICATIONS FOR RMT MEMBERS   Following concerns raised about the efficacy of Network Rail’s Lateral Flow Testing process, at its meeting on 21st January, your National Executive Committee (NEC) noted and adopted the report (below) of its Health and Safety Sub-committee.   At a further meeting on …

TUSC Local Elections Conference

February 3, 2021

Don’t leave politics just to shades of the Establishment!*   Help build the anti-austerity challenge at the May elections. Please visit the TUSC local elections conference Facebook event at   https://www.facebook.com/events/3230913573680139/   *Sunday, February 7th, 11:00 to 13:30* Zoom link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82896595909?pwd=OVE5RjNmbjJJcG1vd0RxZ0JyQ2RkUT09   Meeting ID: 828 9659 5909 Passcode: On request   Those details will also be …

LUL Circular 29th January

February 2, 2021

AUTOMATIC TRAIN OPERATION TRAINING, SMA3, DISTRICT LINE – LONDON UNDERGROUND (LUL/11/2)   Further to my previous Circular (IR/007/1/21, 8th January 2021), the following resolution was received from Piccadilly & District West Branch:-   “This Branch notes that despite the RMT concerns over safety and preparedness, LU management decided to plough ahead with the operational proving weekend …

TRANSPORT WORKERS ARE ESSENTIAL WORKERS

February 2, 2021

RMT launches TRANSPORT WORKERS ARE ESSENTIAL WORKERS campaign as threats of pay freezes and job cuts surface TRANSPORT UNION RMT said today that it will be launching a fresh wave of campaigning under the banner TRANSPORT WORKERS ARE ESSENTIAL WORKERS as threats of pay freezes and possible attacks on jobs and conditions emerged in Government …

Transport Worker Safety Forum

February 2, 2021

RMT statement on Labour’s call for Government to convene transport worker Covid Safety forum   Commenting on Labour’s call for the Government to convene a transport worker Covid-19 safety forum with unions and operators, RMT General Secretary Mick Cash said:   “RMT welcomes Labour’s demands for the Government to convene a transport industry forum with …