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RMT condemns ‘ships of shame’
SEAFARER UNION RMT today responded to the start of London International Shipping Week by calling for action to end the appalling employment conditions for foreign seafarers working on ‘ships of shame’ in the UK shipping industry. Speaking at the TUC...
Region: National
Tagged with: ships of shame, sos2020, pay, seafarers
RMT demands action against UK ferry and cruise companies
P&O, Condor, Irish Ferries and Stena are amongst a number of well known companies revealed to be paying below the minimum wage rate of £6.31 an hour on what the union has dubbed “ships of shame.”  Popular routes where the...
Region: National
Tagged with: p&o, condor, irish ferries, stena, ships of shame