TWU

  • Media Release

    DRIVERS & SMALL TRANSPORT FIRMS SLAM CARNELL REPORT BACKING SAFE RATES ABOLITION

    September 15

    The Government is failing to tackle the crisis in trucking, marked by suicides, bankruptcies, low pay, high workplace deaths and injuries and the employment of untrained and exploited migrant workers, drivers and small transport businesses are warning today.

  • Media Release

    24 hour bus stoppage postponed

    September 04

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 4 September 2016

    Looks like the reality of the situation and common sense is finally starting to sink in with Busways management.

  • Media Release

    Busways Stoppage Monday 29 August 2016 - Here’s Why

    August 29

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 28 August 2016

    Busways Drivers who are members of the Transport Workers’ Union NSW are stopping work this morning between 5am and 9am.

  • Media Release

    Coles Must Stop The Squeeze On Trucking

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEAES, 24 August 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) has called on Coles to take its foot off the throat of transport workers, after posting another 4.3% increase in annual pre-tax earnings today.

  • Media Release

    Qantas Profits Hide Increased Security Risks

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 August 2016
     
    Qantas’ full year results are masking the dangerous truth of increased security risks throughout the company’s aviation operations, according to the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU).

  • Media Release

    Mascot Tanker Flip Shows Industry On Edge

    August 19

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 19 August 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has strengthened calls for the implementation of a national Safe Rates System after an overturned fuel tanker carrying 35,000 litres of diesel and unleaded fuel caused havoc for Sydney road users on Friday morning.