Save the Date: TransFair Final Conference on March 31 — April 1, 2022

The con­fe­rence assem­bles all pro­ject part­ners and par­ti­ci­pants, inclu­ding repre­sen­ta­ti­ves of social part­ner insti­tu­ti­ons, labour inspec­tors and rese­ar­chers to dis­cuss pro­ject out­co­me­sand con­clu­si­ons for future poli­cies to safe­guard labour stan­dards in cross-bor­­der Euro­pean road trans­port. In dia­lo­gue with key sta­ke­hol­ders from natio­nal, EU and inter­na­tio­nal level, the final con­fe­rence shall give the floor to share, […]

Transnational Inspectorate Workshop: the role of drivers in inspection processes

Based on the three bila­te­ral labour inspec­to­rate work­shops, ano­t­her Trans­Fair event was held online. In the trans­na­tio­nal work­shop on Sep­tem­ber 20, 2021, we sum­ma­ri­sed fin­dings so far about labour inspec­to­ra­tes’ com­pe­ten­ces, coope­ra­tion and chal­len­ges to inspect working con­di­ti­ons and remu­ne­ra­tion in cross-bor­­der road trans­port. Moreo­ver, Rober­tas Lukas­e­vicius of the Euro­pean Labour Aut­ho­rity gave an input […]

Bilateral Inspectorate Workshops: tackling international drivers’ working correct remuneration

In spring 2021, Trans­Fair part­ners atten­ded three bila­te­ral labour inspec­to­rate work­shops (DE-PL, AT-SI, BE-CZ) to dis­cuss tasks and chal­len­ges rela­ted to the inspec­tion of dri­vers’ working con­di­ti­ons and cor­rect remu­ne­ra­tion in cross-bor­­der road trans­port. The bila­te­ral work­shops were atten­ded by 8 to 27 par­ti­ci­pants inclu­ding Natio­nal Labour Inspec­to­ra­tes, trade uni­ons, Traf­fic Police, Finan­cial Police, employer […]

More leaflets for drivers

In the Slo­­ve­­nian-Aus­­­trian tan­dem mee­ting that took place online on April 6, an infor­ma­tion leaf­let for dri­vers of Slo­ve­nian com­pa­nies on Aus­trian ter­ri­tory was pre­sen­ted. The leaf­let pro­vi­des infor­ma­tion about mini­mum wage enti­t­le­ments in Aus­tria. It is avail­able in Slo­ve­nian, BHS, Eng­lish and Ger­man.  The leaf­lets can be down­loa­ded here: DE SLO BHS ENG

TransFair Transnational Union Workshop — Online!

On Octo­ber 1, TransFair’s first trans­na­tio­nal work­shop took place. It gathe­red all con­sor­tium mem­bers, uni­ons and rese­arch insti­tu­ti­ons from Aus­tria, Slo­ve­nia, Ger­many, Poland, Bel­gium and Cze­chia. In the trans­na­tio­nal online work­shop, Trans­Fair part­ners exch­an­ged about new rese­arch fin­dings on the Euro­pean road trans­port sec­tor, its quan­ti­ta­tive dimen­sion, the role of third coun­try natio­nals in Polish […]

TransFair Union action in Slovenia

On Sep­tem­ber 1st, 2020, Trans­Fair part­ners arran­ged an infor­ma­tion action for truck dri­vers on inter­na­tio­nal trans­port jour­neys. The Slo­ve­nian union nsds and the Aus­trian union vida met for a joint action on the high­way next to Pre­polje near the Aus­­­trian-Slo­­ve­­nian bor­der to pro­vide truck dri­vers with infor­ma­tion about mini­mum wage enti­t­le­ments when they work abroad. […]

Faire Mobilität on the road

Regu­larly, Faire Mobi­li­tät, our Ger­man pro­ject part­ner, enga­ges in informing and get­ting into con­ver­sa­tion with inter­na­tio­nal dri­vers. On June 20, they dis­tri­bu­ted new infor­ma­tion mate­rial: Click here to open Face­book Post (Ger­man)

TransFair continues during Covid-19 crisis

Des­pite the Covid-19 cri­sis, Trans­Fair acti­vi­ties con­ti­nue. The first joint visit bet­ween part­ners from Poland and Ger­many, Solidarnos´c and Faire Mobi­li­tät, has taken place in the begin­ning of May. In an online con­fe­rence, a com­mon leaf­let for dri­vers was dis­cus­sed. The Aus­­­trian-Slo­­ve­­nian tan­dem met vir­tually as well. Nsds, vida and FORBA, exch­an­ged union expe­ri­en­ces during […]

TransFair Kick-off Meeting

The Trans­Fair kick-off mee­ting took place in Vienna on Febru­ary 21st and 22nd 2020 at the pre­mi­ses of the union vida. It was a lively gathe­ring assemb­ling all the pro­ject part­ners — uni­ons, rese­ar­chers, workers sup­port orga­ni­sa­ti­ons from Aus­tria, Bel­gium, the Czech Repu­blic, Ger­many, Poland, and Slo­ve­nia.The coor­di­na­ting team pre­sen­ted main pro­ject aims and the […]