Rail unions from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine have come together at the ITF for the first time.
Representing railway workers around the world. Railway workers include train drivers, engineers, guards, control officers, signal staff, yard officials, shunters, rolling stock and track maintenance workers, cleaners, caterers, ticket staff and customer service professionals.
We fight for the rights of railway workers through:
We share information and coordinate action to combat the negative effects of restructuring, privatisation and outsourcing. Find out more about what we do below.
ITF rail unions around the world have acted in support of a group of persecuted Thai union leaders.
Railways are a male-dominated industry. Women in the railway industry tend to work in administration, sales, catering and cleaning. They’re also…
Railway safety means removing risk and danger from our workplaces and providing a safe form of public transport for passengers. However,…