As Australia’s largest rail freight company, Pacific National has a proud track record of providing essential freight services 24-hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
In these unprecedented times, our industry is playing a huge role in helping to stabilise the Australian economy, including making sure necessities and raw materials continue to find their way to supermarkets, retail stores, petrol stations, flour mills, manufacturing plants and construction projects.
Federal and state governments have recognised how critical the freight and logistics sector is to the continued supply of goods and commodities and are working with us to ensure our trains can continue to support the nation’s supply chains.
We are regularly monitoring government health advice and updates and will continue to take a risk-based approach to keeping our workforce safe, while allowing for business continuity.
At Pacific National, our highest priority is the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers and suppliers.
We have put in place safety controls to protect the health of our workforce and to control the risk of COVID-19 exposure:
With COVID-19 disrupting supply chains, Pacific National’s role to keep Australia’s economy moving is more critical than ever. Adapting to changes in how we work will ensure we can continue to support our customers and remain on track as a business.
The Pacific National COVID-19 Safe Plan can be viewed here.