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Transport Salaried Staffs' Association

TSSA is an independent trade union for the transport and travel trade industries. We have thousands of members right across the UK and Ireland, working for the railways and associated companies.

Our members are the lifeblood of our union, thanks to our organising approach. Day in, day out, they give up their time and energy to supporting their colleagues at work and building TSSA’s grass roots.


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Latest News

  1. "Better Late Than Never" Says TSSA On New Travel Rules

    15 January 2021

    Travel and transport union TSSA has branded the closure of travel corridors from Monday as "better late than never" in attempts to control the coronavirus pandemic.

  2. NHS Test & Trace App: Guidance for TSSA members

    14 January 2021

    NHS Test and Trace App is an important way to protect our health.

  3. Manuel Cortes responds to Richard Leonard's resignation

    14 January 2021

    Responding to news that Richard Leonard has stood down as leader of Scottish Labour, TSSA General Secretary Manuel Cortes said: "Richard has led Scottish Labour through unprecedented times, scoring successes in notable areas such as the Period Poverty Bill, and securing public inquiry into the treatment of care home residents during the COVID pandemic."

  4. Unions Tell Swann and Mallon to Prioritise Vaccinating Essential Transport Staff

    14 January 2021

    Transport and travel unions TSSA, SIPTU, and GMB have today (Thursday) written to Minister for Infrastructure Nichola Mallon and Health Minister Robin Swann calling on them to ensure essential frontline transport workers are prioritised for vaccination against coronavirus.

  5. TSSA congratulates Thirza White on becoming CPSU General Secretary

    13 January 2021

    British and Irish travel and transport union TSSA has congratulated former TSSA employee Thirza White on her election as General Secretary of the Tasmanian public services union, CPSU.

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