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Update: PN NSW Coal and Bulk EA Negotiations

Nov 17, 2017News PN Updates

As reported last week we continued to negotiate with Pacific National this week on the 15th and 16th November in an effort to resolve the remaining outstanding issues between the parties. Significant progress was made, […] Read More »

PN NSW BULK RAIL Update: Pay and Protected Action

Nov 10, 2017News PN Updates

A short update on where the issues with pay deductions for participation the two 48 hour stoppages have progressed to. Your RTBU team wrote to the company on Tuesday and gave them till COB today […] Read More »

PN NSW Coal and Bulk EA Negotiations- A Way Forward

Nov 10, 2017News PN Updates

Your RTBU Negotiating Team met with the Company this week on Wednesday and Thursday to continue negotiations in the agreed format of: – Group A: Focusing on the outstanding matters to be dealt with in […] Read More »

PN NSW Bulk Rail EA – Pay and Protected Action

Nov 10, 2017News PN Updates

Members from around the state are reporting that Pacific National has deducted payments for participating in the two 48 hour stoppages that are higher than the hours they were rostered to work or would have […] Read More »

PN support from Taiwan

Oct 24, 2017News PN Updates

The Taiwan Railway Labor Union has sent a message of solidarity to Pacific National members currently engaged in an in a dispute with the company. The letter outlines the union’s support for the striking workers. […] Read More »

United: PN members take part in 48 hour stoppage

Oct 22, 2017News PN Updates

Pacific National Coal and Bulk members have taken part in peaceful assemblies across the state today as part of a 48 hour stoppage. The stoppage has come about as a result of the company’s refusal […] Read More »

PN NSW BULK, Protected Action Update: get ready for more action

Oct 20, 2017News PN Updates

After messages from members around the state and following discussions with your Delegates and Organisers, your RTBU team has just advised Pacific National management that a second 48 hour stoppage will begin at 12pm on […] Read More »

Pacific National Bulk EA update: PN pull a stunt

Oct 18, 2017PN Updates

  After months of negotiation and hard work by your delegates and Union, and after you collectively showed your thoughts on what the company is trying to force upon you, the company today has pulled […] Read More »

PN Newsflash – Protected Action Update

Oct 17, 2017PN Updates

After Ten Days, PN Finally Respond By Saying No!   After failing to meet their commitments to respond in a timely manner, Pacific National Management has now sent correspondence to the RTBU. Unfortunately their correspondence […] Read More »

PN Bulk & Coal: Last chance to send your ballot papers!

Sep 25, 2017PN Updates

Last chance to send your ballot papers! To all PN bulk and coal members, Voting for the Protected Action Ballot will close this Thursday the 28th of September at 10:00am AEST. Now is your last […] Read More »