TWU

  • Media Release

    Protect Taxi Drivers' Rights And Labour Standards In Harper Review Reforms, TWU Urges

    November 26

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 26 November 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on Federal and State governments to ensure taxi drivers’ rights and labour standards are protected in any implementation of the Harper Review recommendations.

  • Media Release

    TWU To Push For Domestic Violence Leave In Workplace Agreements

    November 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 November 2015

     

    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding that all enterprise agreements the union negotiates include domestic violence leave and flexible working arrangements for employees experiencing abuse.

  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Protection of Labour Standards And Quality Jobs At Uber And New Tech Industries

    November 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 November 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for the protection of labour standards and a strategy on the future of work, with the development of new technology industries such as Uber.

  • News

    Truckie Pays Ultimate Price To Save Two Lives

    November 18

    THE WEST AUSTRALIAN, by Elle Farcic, 18 November 2015
     
    Alan Simpson was faced with two choices when the driver of a small sedan pulled out in front of his prime mover at a Wattleup intersection.

  • News

    NBN: Truckie Sacked For Regusing To Overload Vehicle

    November 18


  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Inquiry Into Late Payments For Transport Operators; Slams Logistic Council's Opposition To Road Safety Watchdog

    November 13

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 13 November 2015
      
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on the road safety watchdog to investigate late payments of up to 120 days by major retailers and manufacturers to transport operators, which is forcing some out of business.