Transport strike will be Black Friday: buses, trains and subway at risk

Today, Friday, July 7th, will be the “fire” day for commuters and those traveling by bus, subway and train. In fact, a 24-hour national strike of local public transport personnel called by the Faisa Confail union began. Workers will join hands at different times depending on the regions, but everywhere, the risk of disturbance is imminent, especially for workers, commuters, and tourists commuting to major cities. The union Faisa Confail explains in a note that the protest was called “due to the lack of content required for the category, particularly in relation to the continuing increase in the cost of living, job security, working hours, work organization, working women’s work”. conditions and all these matters that require urgent and necessary attention”. Today, Friday, July 7, let’s see in detail what the strike times are in the main cities of Italy.

Transport strike on Friday, 7 July

In Rome, the protest will affect both Atac and Rome Tpl, with possible disruptions to the tram, metro, both urban and regional Cotral buses, and trains on the Termini-Centocelle, Metromare and Rome-Nord lines. There are two warranty bands that start from the start of the day service until 08:30 and from 17:00 to 20:00. For night buses, the services of lines 38, 44, 61, 86, 170, 246, 301, 314, 404, 444, 451, 664, 881, 916 and 980 are already at risk for night buses. On Friday 7th and Saturday 8th July, potential disturbance will affect urban lines 38, 44, 61, 86, 170, 246, 301, 314, 404, 444, 451, 664, 881, 916 and 980.

Protest in Milan and Naples

In Milan, the strike will affect ATM-managed local public transport. Mobility on the bus, tram and metro lines will start from 08.45 in the morning to 15.00 in the evening and will continue from 18.00 at the end of the working day. Warranty bands will run from the start of the day shift until 08:45 and from 15:00 to 18:00. In addition, on Friday, 7, Eav workers in Naples will join hands for 4 hours between 9:00 and 13:00 for the strike organized by the Orsa union. Unrest concerns the Cumana and Circumvesuviana lines. In one note, the acronym justifies the agitation by accusing Eav of “not following the rules anymore, even with the rules he set himself.”

train strike

Those traveling by train should pay attention to Thursday, July 13, when a 24-hour national strike by Trenitalia and Italo staff is scheduled. The stop, announced by the unions Filt Cgil, Fit Cisl, Uiltrasporti, Ugl Ferrovieri, Fast Confsal, Orsa Trasporti, will cover the staff of two rail transport companies from 3 on Thursday, July 13 to 2 on Friday, July 14.

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Source: Today IT