The ITF has also compiled a checklist for activists and negotiators, to help you launch an investigation into sanitary conditions where you work.
Outlined below are the steps you can take to report on and address poor sanitary facilities. While this checklist was originally developed for the urban transport sector, you can easily adapt these steps for other sectors too.
Create a notebook, log, map and/or spreadsheet with the following information:
Measure and/or walk the distance to the restroom from the route terminals and inside the workplace.
Interview and/or survey transport workers. Some questions can include:
Here are some areas to focus on to evaluate health and safety.
Record interviews with transport workers both at their terminals and while getting to the restroom to demonstrate the lack of break time.