Railway safety means removing risk and danger from our workplaces and providing a safe form of public transport for passengers. However,…
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.
Railways are a male-dominated industry. Women in the railway industry tend to work in administration, sales, catering and cleaning. They’re also…
Protecting railway workers’ jobs
Container safety is an issue for port workers, seafarers, truck drivers and railway workers— the workers in direct contact with the containers along…