About 300 furious commuters once again hijacked a train of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa), forcing the train driver and the metro guard to deviate from their route to take them to Durban in KwaZulu-Natal because there […]
It is with great relief that the United National Transport Union (UNTU) can announce that our members will commence with duty on the notorious Central Line in Cape Town with immediate effect.
UNTU and the Passenger Rail Agency of South […]
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) continues to ignore the Contravention Directive, issued by the Railway Safety Regular (RSR) on Tuesday 9 January 2018, by allowing trains to be manually operated all across the country.
The Acting Chief […]
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) would like to assure all our members working for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) that they can still belong to Transmed if they choose so.
It has come to the attention […]
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) today issued a strike certificate, allowing members of the United National Transport Union (UNTU) working for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) to embark on a strike, after the state-owned […]
Yet another innocent worker, a security guard, was brutally shot dead at the Chris Hani Station on the notorious Central Line in the Western Cape just after 18:00 last night when he escorted a female metro guard of the Passenger […]
The United National Transport Union (UNTU) demands that the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) be charged with more than 200 charges of attempted murder, after a Metrorail train rear-ended a stationary locomotive […]
“We were saved only by the Grace of God. He bestowed so much mercy on us.”
These are the words of the Shosholoza Meyl train driver, of train 37012 that collided with a Truck between the Henneman Station and the […]