On June 26, 2020, a video meeting was held by the International Transport Workers Federation (ETF), of which the United Transport Workers Union is a member, by the ETF Railway Section.
The international relations expert Osman İşçi, representing BTS, attended the meeting and conveyed the union's views and suggestions.
United Transport Workers' Union of Turkey's accession only show that the presentation was made at the meeting on 3 title.
In summary in the presentation; An assessment was made on the effect of COVID-19 on passenger and personnel health; Along with the pandemic process of our union, our union was asked to take necessary measures by sending the opinions and suggestions to the relevant institutions so that the process can be overcome in the most accurate way, employees and passengers with the least difficulty. Despite this step of our union, it was determined that there were some negative implementations, and there were occasional faults in the operation of this process of TCDD management.
Train accidents: Finally, the main cause of the train accidents in railways and railroads in Malatya is more than a singular problem. that it is a reflection of the policies we criticize, especially the unassigned appointments,
With the decisions taken by the General Directorate of TCDD, exile of our union members and managers in the process of COVID-19 and subsequent developments,
In this process, ITF and ETF were thanked for the solidarity shown, and in the upcoming process, the ITF and ETF were exchanged with the participation of member unions to develop active attitudes as part of the process.