TWU

  • Video

    CH9 Today: Bus Attack not uncommon

    February 09

    (Channel 9, Today, 9 Feb 2016) A man has been charged after a road rage incident, where it's alleged he came at a bus driver with a shovel. TWU NSW Secretary Michael Aird admits the event raises concerns for bus drivers, but says it's not an uncommon occurrence. Aird wants the government to stand with drivers, and believes Minister Constance has abandoned them.

  • News

    Boral Redundancies Leave Truckies Reeling

    February 09

    Star Weekly, by Sumeyya Ilanbey, 8 February 2016-02-05
     
    Bacchus Marsh truckies are reeling after losing their jobs four months into a year-long contract with Boral.

  • 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.