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  • Join the TWU

    BECOME A MEMBER

    Currently we have members throughout Australia in the transport industry. These women and men work in aviation, oil, waste management, gas, road transport, passenger vehicles and freight logistics. We represent employees of companies including Toll, Linfox, TNT, CEVA, Booths, Asciano, K & S, Startrack, Qantas, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and many, many more. Contact your state branch to become a member of TWU.

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  • StarTrack EA Negotiation

    We Need to Prepare to Fight

    Voting on the StarTrack EA has now opened and close October 31. Make sure your vote counts and vote NO.

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  • MAJOR BLOW TO ON-DEMAND ECONOMY AS FOODORA RIDER WINS UNFAIR DISMISSAL CASE

    16 November

    A major blow has been dealt to the on-demand economy as the Fair Work Commission has ruled a sacked Foodora rider was unfairly dismissed. The TWU is calling for the Federal Government to honour the ruling and to immediately regulate to ensure riders are given the rights they deserve. The union is also calling for governments to prosecute parent company Delivery Hero over Foodora’s refusal to pay workers’ compensation for riders injured while working.

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  • TWU CALLS FOR HORROR TRUCK CRASHES TO BE INVESTIGATED AS COLES MOVES TO PRIORITISE SAFETY IN ITS SUPPLY CHAIN

    15 November

    Horror truck crashes close to Brisbane and Sydney must be investigated and the role of wealthy companies which contract transport operators closely examined, says the Transport Workers’ Union. The deaths of drivers and the horrific nature of the crashes show the importance of an announcement this week by Coles to contract work to Toll, which will make road travel safer, says TWU National Secretary Michael Kaine.

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