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Pacific National losses 136 years service

Jun 12, 2014News

Pacific National’s call for voluntary redundancies has resulted in four drivers from Sydney Freight Terminal PN deciding to leave the company, taking with them over 136 years worth of experience. Read More »

RTBU forces PN rethink on redundancies

May 27, 2014News

The RTBU’s strong action has resulted in Pacific National agreeing to slow down its current redundancy program, with a view to avoiding or at least minimising any compulsory redundancies. Read More »

FWC backs PN over sacked driver

May 20, 2014News

The Fair Work Commission has ruled that Pacific National’s sacking of a driver who failed to respond to two signals on the route between Junee and Sydney, was justified. Read More »

Redundancy process forces dispute at PN

May 14, 2014News

With all business divisions of Pacific National calling for redundancies, the RTBU is now in dispute with the company. Read More »

No PN Bulk forced redundancies yet

May 13, 2014News

The RTBU took Pacific National Bulk Rail to the Fair Work Commission last week following the company’s poor management of the redundancy process. Read More »

Pacific National job cuts a back-door attempt at casualisation

May 9, 2014News

Plans to cut 165 jobs at Pacific National appears to be a back-door attempt at casualising the company’s workforce, according to the Rail, Tram and Bus Union. Read More »

PN redundancies – the latest

May 6, 2014News

Rumours have been circulating about redundancies in the Intermodal, PNQ and Bulk areas of Pacific National business for some time now. Read More »

Pacific National re-amalgamation

Apr 29, 2014News

An announcement has been made about re-amalgamating Pacific National’s three separate business divisions back into one. Read More »

PN Coal employee monitoring shock

Nov 8, 2013News

Pacific National NSW Coal recently announced that it intends to progress a range of matters in relation to employee monitoring including: Read More »

PN auto layback issue

Auto laybacks at Pacific National have been causing problems for members for quite some time, and the union is still battling to resolve it. Read More »