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Biden seeks to foster worker organising, empowerment. Meanwhile our Government is leaving us behind.

Biden seeks to foster worker organising, empowerment. Meanwhile our Government is leaving us behind.

Apr 29, 2021

The Workplace Express recently reported that United States President Joe Biden has signed executive orders to establish a White House taskforce to promote “worker organising and empowerment” and to lift the minimum wage to $US15 an hour […] Read More »

Increased peak hour capacity may strain social distancing measures

Increased peak hour capacity may strain social distancing measures

Feb 26, 2021

There are concerns that green dots on public transport will soon be irrelevant as patronage approaches 70% of pre-pandemic levels during peak hour as more and more people return to work. NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance […] Read More »

Secretary’s Report | 26 February 2021

Secretary’s Report | 26 February 2021

Feb 26, 2021

Dear members, It has been a busy fortnight in the Locomotive Division as you can see in the many updates in this edition of Loco Express. On Wednesday, the decision was made to have PN […] Read More »

Decades-long ban on female drivers on Moscow’s subway trains overturned

Decades-long ban on female drivers on Moscow’s subway trains overturned

Jan 11, 2021

A decades-long ban prohibiting women from driving trains on Moscow’s Metro subway has been overturned. The ban was first introduced in 1980 and prevented the hiring of new female drivers. Russia’s Ministry of Labor first […] Read More »

Secretary’s Report – 20 November 2020

Secretary’s Report – 20 November 2020

Nov 20, 2020

Dear members, It’s been a busy two weeks since the last Express. Members who work for Pacific National, who are covered by the Intermodal Outsourced Agreement, last week commenced protected action ballot following their hugely […] Read More »

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report, 6 November 2020

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report, 6 November 2020

Dear members, It’s been a turbulent few days with State government decisions seeking to arbitrarily slash/limit wages and opportunities for workers who have been integral to bringing us through the COVID-19 pandemic.  But first, I […] Read More »

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report

Oct 23, 2020

Dear members, After the Federal Budget’s inadequate consideration of the security and rights of working people and the Berejiklian Government’s disrespectful 0.3% wage rise for public sector workers, we are once again faced with unjust […] Read More »

Loco Express: Division President’s Message

Loco Express: Division President’s Message

Dear members, This past week has revealed a change in government plans for the working people who carried our country through the pandemic. The Federal Budget was a huge missed opportunity. As the ACTU pointed out […] Read More »

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report

Loco Express: Secretary’s Report

Jul 31, 2020

July 31, 2020 Dear members, We all know the NIF is nothing but an unsafe and flawed toy from NSW Trains and no matter how they try to dress it up, we will not ignore the […] Read More »

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