The ITF has expressed its deepest sympathy to all those affected by last night’s train derailment in Santiago de Compostela.
ITF acting general secretary Steve Cotton said: “This horrific accident is a human tragedy. We send our condolences to all those involved: passengers, staff, emergency and medical services, and to their families.”
He continued: “The ITF is ready to offer all the help it can to those affected.”
For more information contact ITF press officer, Sam Dawson.
Direct line: + 44 (0)20 7940 9260.
International Transport Workers' Federation - ITF:
ITF House, 49 - 60 Borough Road, London SE1 1DS
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7403 2733
Fax: + 44 (0) 20 7375 7871