TWU

  • Video

    CH7: Union Calls on Qantas to Share Record Profit with Hard Working Employees

    February 23

    (CH7, 23 Feb 2016) Qantas announced profits of $688 million in the six months to December 2015 – its best ever results in a 95-year history. TWU is calling on Qantas to share its record profits with its hard-working employees, many of whom are struggling on low-wages and part time hours.

  • Media Release

    QANTAS GROUP EMPLOYEES DEMAND DECENT JOBS AS RECORD PROFITS ANNOUNCED

    February 23

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 23 February 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on Qantas to share its record profits with its hard-working employees, many of whom are struggling on low-wages and part time hours. The airline today announced profits of $688 million in the six months to December 2015 – its best ever results in a 95-year history.

  • News

    Owner-Drivers Must Stand Together On Minimum Rates: Sheldon

    February 22

    Owner Driver, by Brad Gardner, 19 February 2016
     
    Union heavyweight comes out swinging against opponents of minimum rates for owner-drivers.

  • Media Release

    Jetstar Employees Reject Unfair Enterprise Agreement

    February 21

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 21 February 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on management at Jetstar to begin proper negotiations for a fair agreement after employees rejected a deal which would have impoverished many.

  • Media Release

    Time To Hold Wealthy Companies To Account Over Truck Deaths, Not Just Drivers, TWU Says In Response To Court Case

    February 19

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 19 February 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for accountability of transport operators and companies which hire them, as a truck driver was cleared today of charges related to the deaths of two people in Mona Vale in 2013.

  • News

    Waste Industry Report Released

    February 19

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 19 February 2016
     
    The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal has released the interim report of the Inquiry into Sectors of the Waste Management Industry.