The United National Transport Union (UNTU) seriously questions the competence of the Railway Safety Regular (RSR) as the watch dog over rail safety and with the obligation to ensure compliance with safety regulations in South Africa.
Two Gauteng North High Court Orders to force the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) to implement drastic improvements to continue its service with a safety operating permit issued by the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR), had zero impact on […]
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) welcomes the swift response of the South African Police Service (SAPS) in arresting two teenagers in connection with the most recent arson attacks at the Cape Town Station, but serious doubt that a 14 […]
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) has welcomed the decision by Minister Fikile Mbalula, Minister of Transport, to appoint Mr Bongisizwe Mpondo as the Administrator of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).
The Board of Prasa assured the Leadership of #UNTU on 12 November 2019 that 3 100 officers of the Rapid Rail Police Unit in the South African Police Service (SAPS) will be deployed with immediate effect, as an interim measure […]