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    Currently we have 90,000 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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    Korean prosecutors have asked for five years jail for KPTU Vice President Cho Sung-deok just for standing up for working rights. Eight members have been jailed already. Show your support for union members in Korea and sign the petition!

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  • Who Represents The Drivers?

    17 February

    We are in a unique political age, an age where the political marketing is "jobs and growth". The reality is that while big business and the politicians, who claim to represent us, are ramming their sales pitch down our throats, workers in the transport industry are under attack more than ever before. These same businesses and political groups are collaborating to erode the conditions, rates of pay and rights of workers across our industry. At the same time, drivers are being reassured that their interests are being served by these groups who are pretending to advocate on their behalf. Drivers should be questioning who the players are behind these groups and what their real interests are when it comes to industry issues.

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  • Vile High Club: Why Is Sexism So Prevalent At 40,000ft?

    16 February

    It remains difficult to imagine women in many mainstream jobs enduring the same blatant sexism faced by cabin crew…The fact that flight has traditionally been associated with glamour and excitement is no excuse for treating female staff like sexualised props.

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  • TWU National Council

    May 2017

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