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RMT takes Save Our Seafarers 2020 campaign to SNP conference
RMT’s SOS2020 campaign aims to stop the race to the bottom in the maritime sector. The collapse in the number of UK seafarers in recent decades, when numbers fell by over 60%, is directly linked to the widespread practice of crewing...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: sos2020, save our seafarers, snp
From RMT Press Office: press picture hand out. 
RMT "Save Our Seafarers" protest in Liverpool today at Atlantic Sea "christening" All of Atlantic Container Line’s (ACL) UK flagged fleet of new ro-ro container ships – the Atlantic Star, Atlantic Sail, Atlantic Sea, Atlantic Sky and Atlantic Sun –...
Region: National
Tagged with: Save Our Seafarers, ACL, Atlantic Sea, Liverpool
RMT to lobby Scottish Green Party conference
Rail union RMT confirmed today that it will be lobbying the Scottish Green Party Conference in Perth on Saturday 22nd October on the twin campaigning themes of "SAFER SCOTTISH TRAINS" and the recently launched  "SAVE OUR SEAFARERS" initiative, the event...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: sos2020, save our seafarers, safer trains
RMT says UK Flag is failing seafarers
MARITIME UNION RMT says that new UK flagged vessels like the Atlantic Sea – which is being ‘christened’ in Liverpool tomorrow, Thursday 20 October – are failing the shipping  industry by not employing UK seafarers. RMT members will be protesting with...
Region: National
Tagged with: sos2020, save our seafarers, acl, atlantic container line