Union claims Pacific National has locked out workers from Hunter coal trains

Ian Kirkwood
Updated November 24 2022 - 12:30pm, first published 12:20pm

THE Rail, Tram and Bus Union says the biggest rail freight company in the NSW coal industry, Pacific National, has "locked out a major section of its workforce" from midnight last night.

Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood

Journalist

Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.