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Transport unions call to remove name tags

National News // Jan. 10, 2020

Transport unions are calling for a change in policy on train workers wearing name tags.

PIxabay Transport unions call to remove name tags

Now the data protection officer is on their side.                  

Name tags were introduced in 1987 – and have always been controversial.

But as many workers may be in a situation to issues fines, there are concerns it could cause them problems in their private life.

The data protection office is saying train workers should be issued with a number so they can be identified – but not their names.

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