TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU To Push For End To Trucking Carnage At United Nations Body

    October 12

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 12 October 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union will address the United Nations labour body in Geneva today to highlight the crisis in trucking and urge a global response.

  • Media Release

    Aviation Workers Angered By CAPA Award To Qantas CEO

    October 09

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 9 October 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has condemned the decision by aviation consultants CAPA Centre for Aviation to award Alan Joyce airline chief executive of the year.

  • News

    LACK OF WRITTEN RECORDS HOBBLED INVESTIGATION INTO FATAL TRUCK CRASH

    October 09

    Chain of responsibility investigation identified potential offenders, but the RMS could not prosecute them.

    Brad Gardner, Owner Driver Magazine

  • Media Release

    TWU Demands Further Action By Aus Post On Underpayment Of Drivers

    October 08

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 8 October 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding that Australia Post take further action to ensure workers delivering the company’s goods are paid a fair wage. The underpayment of drivers is not limited to the three parcel delivery operators Australia Post has cancelled contracts with and it is imperative that this problem is dealt with fully.

  • Media Release

    TWU Holds Protests At Coles Stores During Global Week Of Action

    October 06

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 6 October 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is holding protests today to highlight the deadly squeeze on trucking as part of a week of global action by the International Transport Workers’ Federation.

  • News

    Be Seen ... Let's Turn 'Em On 24/7

    October 06

    HEADLIGHTS ON 24/7, by Lynette Newbey
     
    Help me try and change Government legislation - and save hundreds of unnecessary deaths on our roads each year. A simple procedure every time you get into your vehicle can protect the lives of many people.