RMT research reveals high productivity levels of TFL staff

October 30, 2020

RMT research reveals high productivity levels of TFL staff as Government threaten savage cuts and attacks on workforce as part of finance deal     TRANSPORT UNION RMT has revealed today that the Government proposes savage cuts on London Underground and Overground in spite of the high productivity levels of its workers.   The proposed …

COVID 19 – RMT STRATEGY FOR DEFENDING JOBS, PAY AND CONDITIONS

October 29, 2020

COVID 19 – RMT STRATEGY FOR DEFENDING JOBS, PAY AND CONDITIONS   RMT is fighting for the future of work in public transport and the maritime and offshore sectors. The Coronavirus pandemic has exposed the importance of every worker in key services like public transport. It’s exposed the folly of attempting to run critical public …

Coalition of Londoners calls for an end to ‘appalling attack’ on the Capital’s transport

October 29, 2020

Coalition of Londoners calls for an end to ‘appalling attack’ on the Capital’s transport     A coalition of organisations have today joined together in a letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson, calling on him to end his government’s attack on the capital’s transport system, 48 hours before negotiations between the government and TfL over …

How the Union Works

October 29, 2020

The RMT is a member led union (RMT Rule 1). You can directly influence our policies, actions and who our officers are.   Any member (RMT Rule 2) is allowed to attend a branch or regional council meeting to hear updates and take part in your democratic processes   Branches (RMT Rule 10): The main …

Undercover Police Public Inquiry starts Monday 2nd November

October 27, 2020

After a five and a half year delay, the public inquiry into the systematic human rights abuse carried out by undercover political police finally starts on Monday 2nd November. The union strard of the public inquiry consists of the Blacklist Support Group, eight individual blacklisted workers, UNITE, Fire Brigades Union and National Union of Mineworkers, …

LUEngineering Branch COVID Fund

October 27, 2020

The Fund has now raised almost £6,000 and we have moved from raising money to helping our members that are in need.   So far we have supported members affected by the Covid and the Covid shutdown and have suffered severe financial stress. This has included people unable to work and also a person that …

RMT pledge to protect TfL Pensions

October 27, 2020

RMT pledges all-out fight to protect pensions as Government line up savage cuts in TFL funding deal   London’s main transport union‎ RMT pledges all-out fight to protect jobs, pensions and working conditions as Government line up savage cuts in TFL funding deal as details emerge this morning.   General Secretary Mick Cash said;   “It …