TWU

  • 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.

  • Media Release

    Major Win In Fight For Trucking Safety Comes During Deadly Christmas Period

    December 21

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 21 December 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has welcomed a major boost for safety in trucking with a ruling on minimum safe rates for owner drivers.

  • News

    Business Alarmed at New Pay Rates for Truckies

    December 20

    AFR, by Ewin Hannan, 20 December 2015
     
    Business has criticised an "anti-competitive" decision to introduce mandatory minimum payments for many truck drivers, saying the move will increase costs and jeopardise the viability of road transport companies.

  • Media Release

    TWU WELCOMES MAJOR WIN IN FIGHT FOR ROAD SAFETY

    December 18

    The Transport Workers’ Union has welcomed a major boost for safety in trucking with a ruling on minimum safe rates for owner drivers.

  • News

    Bluescope Contracted Trucking Company Lets Go Of A Dozen Drivers In Lead-up To Xmas

    December 18

    ABC News, by Emily Laurence, 18 December 2015
     
    A heavy industry services company subcontracting to the Wollongong steelworks has laid off a dozen truck drivers just days out from Christmas.