TWU

  • 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.

  • Video

    CH7: Rowdy Protest at Coles

    November 12

    (7 News, 12 Nov 2015) A dozen truckies and union officials were arrested during a rowdy protest at a Coles supermarket in Parramatta. http://saferates.org.au/

  • Media Release

    Truck Drivers Arrested During Protest In Coles Store Ahead Of Wesfarmers AGM

    November 12

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 12 November 2015

    Police have arrested 10 truck drivers and TWU activists during a peaceful demonstration at a Coles store in Parramatta.

  • Media Release

    $7 Million Financial Link Between Wesfarmers And Liberal Party Revealed

    November 11

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 11 November 2015

    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding the Government drop its opposition to the road safety watchdog after a $7 million link between Wesfarmers and the Liberal Party has been revealed.