TWU

  • News

    Convenient Facade

    November 29

    Owner Driver, by TWU National Secretary Michael Kaine, November 2018
     
    Industry groups avoid tackling the fact that wealthy clients are squeezing the life out of road transport.

  • Media Release

    TWU CALLS ON TAXI DRIVERS TO JOIN UBER CLASS ACTION

    November 28

    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on taxi drivers to join the class action against Uber to ensure the billion-dollar backed company is held to account over its devastating effects on their livelihoods.

  • Media Release

    UBER SHOULD FACE PROSECUTION OVER PASSENGER DEATHS: TWU

    November 26

     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 26 November 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for Uber and not just drivers to face criminal prosecution over the deaths of passengers. The call comes as an Uber driver was convicted in Sydney today over the death of a passenger last year.

  • Media Release

    TWU CALLS FOR MANDATORY PENALTIES FOR BANKS & BOSSES AS COURT SLASHES UNION FINE BY $100,000

    November 21

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 21 November 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has called for mandatory fines for banks and company bosses which steal from their customers and workers, as the Federal Court reduced a fine by $100,000 imposed on the union over membership records.

  • News

    Josh wins landmark case against Foodora

    November 20

  • Media Release

    MAJOR BLOW TO ON-DEMAND ECONOMY AS FOODORA RIDER WINS UNFAIR DISMISSAL CASE

    November 16

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 16 November 2018
     
    A major blow has been dealt to the on-demand economy as the Fair Work Commission has ruled a sacked Foodora rider was unfairly dismissed.