Over 7,000 UK Ratings working in the shipping industry today are not in the RMT. The majority of these non-members are employed in the ferries sector. The union has set a target of increasing RMT membership amongst UK Ratings to 10,000. To achieve this we must start by building toward 100% membership amongst...
Fair Pay for RFA
Merchant Navy Ratings and Officers employed on Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) ships play an essential part in protecting the UK’s strategic and security interests, yet they have suffered a decade of pay cuts.
Save Our Seafarers - SOS 2020
The union is stepping up the fight for the future of our seafarers with the new campaign SOS2020. The year 2020 was selected as this is when thousands of the UK ratings working today will retire and the government cannot let the industry get away with engineering the extinction of UK...
Offshore Safety Standards
Campaign to restore the the stand alone, specialist Offshore Safety Division (OSD) of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).