TWU

  • News

    CH7: 457 Driver Causes Mayhem on Roads

    February 08

  • News

    CH7: Adelaide Bus Drivers Call for Greater Protection

    February 06

  • Media Release

    Tunnel Incident Shows Need for Industry Training, Investigation into 457 Visas

    February 05

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 5 February 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has called for industry-wide training for truck drivers following an incident in the M5 tunnel Sydney today which caused major traffic chaos.

  • News

    Federal Senate Agrees: Trucking Is Waiting Too Long To Be Paid

    February 05

    Owner Driver, by Brad Gardner, 4 February 2016
     
    Non-binding motion calls for businesses to adopt 30-day payment terms.

  • News

    Jetstar Force Vote on Bad Agreement

    February 05

    The Australian, by Mitchell Bingemann, 5 February 2016
     
    Jetstar is bypassing the Transport Workers Union and asking 350 of its baggage handlers to put an end to a long-running pay dispute by voting in favour of an 18-month pay freeze.

  • Media Release

    Companies, Clients Should Be Held Accountable For Truck Deaths Not Just Drivers, Says TWU

    February 04

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 4 February 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for more accountability of transport operators and companies which hire them, as the trial opens of a truck driver following the deaths of two people in Mona Vale in 2013.