Working conditions of rail mobile workers in international services

Working conditions of rail mobile workers in international services

Thursday, 23 November 2017

EU-wide minimum standards on working time apply to rail cross-border mobile workers. 

In the context of the increasing importance and steady development of international rail transport, these minimum standards:

  • avoid unfair competition based on differences in working conditions
  • help protect worker health and safety of cross-border rail workers
  • contribute to rail operational safety

Find out more in this CER Fact Sheet.