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FWC rules against urine testing

Jan 19, 2014News

Unions have had another big win in the fight to stop companies using urine samples to test employees for drugs and alcohol, with the Fair Work Commission this week declaring workers at Endeavour Energy must […] Read More »

Train drivers billed for unnecessary drug screenings

Jan 16, 2014News

The RTBU has demanded answers after train drivers were billed for unnecessary and invasive drug screenings at Western Plains Medical Centre. Two NSW Trains members based in Dubbo have told their local Locomotive Division Delegate […] Read More »

***Merry Christmas***

Dec 20, 2013News

The Loco Division would like to wish everyone a safe and merry festive season. Read More »

Struggling to contact your roster clerk?

Dec 20, 2013News

The Loco Division has lodged a notice of dispute with Sydney Trains after members raised concerns about their ability to contact their roster clerk when needed. Read More »

Staff car parking – update

Dec 13, 2013News

Following Sydney/NSW Trains announcement that it would review the number of staff car parks at stations, the Loco Division has been working with members at impacted stations to ensure any car park changes do not […] Read More »

Life membership for John and Rodney

Dec 13, 2013News

Two very deserving long-term RTBU members – John Aquilina (Wollongong) and Rodney Short (Newcastle) – were recently presented with Life Membership of the union at a Locomotive Divisional Council meeting. Read More »

Aurizon EA finally certified

Nov 22, 2013News

The Aurizon Intermodal Rail Operations enterprise agreement has finally been certified. Read More »

NSW Trains uniform consultation collapses

Nov 8, 2013News

A trial of the new NSW Trains uniforms has just been completed, following several months of consultation over the issue.   Read More »

Blacktown Christmas Drinks

Nov 7, 2013News

The Blacktown ETR depot will celebrate the festive season with Christmas drinks on 6 December. Read More »

Penrith Social Club retirement

Oct 30, 2013News

The Loco Division would like to thank and congratulate the Penrith Social Club, who recently held a retirement presentation for several retiring drivers. Read More »

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