TWU

  • Media Release

    We Fight Hard Despite Grim Outlook

    January 14

    TWU WA Branch News, 12 January 2016
     
    As the biggest mining boom in Australia’s history comes to a grinding halt the fallout is having a sever impact upon the lives of thousand of transport workers and their families.

  • Video

    Aussie Road Truckers

    January 06

    (Financial Times, 6 Jan 2016) Truck driving is Australia's most dangerous profession. http://saferates.org.au/

  • News

    Australia Yanks The Supply Chain To Tackle Road Deaths

    January 06

    Financial Times, by Jamie Smyth, 6 January 2016
     
    Controversial new rules aimed at making trucking safer are attracting international interest.

  • Media Release

    TWU Demands Apology From Royal Commission After Report Reveals No New Information

    December 30

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 30 December 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding that the Royal Commission formally apologise to the union’s 90,000 members after a final report found no new information during its two-year investigation into the trade union. The TWU has called for the $1 million of members’ money it was forced to spend in answering questions from the Commission to be returned.

  • Media Release

    TWU Appeals For Vigilance After Spike In Truck Crash Deaths

    December 23

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 23 December 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has appealed for vigilance and safety this Christmas period after a spike in the number of deaths in truck crashes.

  • News

    Workers Present Us With A Relaxed Christmas

    December 23

    WORKING LIFE, 23 December 2015
     
    As most of us get ready to relax and enjoy the holiday season, there’s a silent army of workers gearing up to make our holiday happy and run smoothly.