TWU

  • News

    TWU Calls Out Half Baked Logan M'Way Announcement

    November 02

    TWU QLD News, 30 October 2015


    ‘Today’s announcement regarding a proposal to upgrade the Logan Motorway by increasing the existing Toll on Truck drivers is at best half baked and at worst policy on the run,’ Peter Biagini said.

  • Media Release

    An Economy That Works for People

    October 29

    Tony Sheldon speech to RTBU

  • Media Release

    Union Membership Vital For Workers Facing Safety Threats

    October 28

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 28 October 2015
     
    Union membership remains high among transport workers who face safety threats, low pay and forced part-time work, according to the Transport Workers’ Union.

  • Media Release

    TWU Urges Road Safety Watchdog To Set Safe Minimum Rates Following Hearings

    October 26

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 26 October 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is urging the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal to act on the threats to safety outlined by drivers during hearings over the weekend and to set safe minimum pay rates.

  • Video

    ABC: Qantas Workers Speaking Out

    October 23

    (ABC News 24, 23 Oct 2015) A number of Qantas workers were speaking out about their declining pays and conditions at the Qantas AGM. They were joined by Senator Nick Xenophon and the TWU officials.

  • Media Release

    TWU: Clients Link Coles Must Pay Fair Share To Ensure Safe Rates For All Drivers

    October 23

    TWU Media Release, 23 October 2015 

    The Transport Workers Union has called for the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal to ensure industry clients, like Coles, pay their fair share to ensure safe rates for all drivers and include provisions for auditing industry supply chains in the final Tribunal ruling on driver rates.