TWU

  • News

    It's All Happening On The Horror Highway

    September 23


    TWU WA News, 22 September 2015
     
    Well, finally some good news on the North West Coastal Highway after years of enduring narrow gutted dangerous and deadly sections of Highway roadworks are underway in earnest.

  • Media Release

    TWU Slams Coles Boss $4.6M Pay Packet While Truckies Die

    September 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 September 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has criticised the million-dollar pay packs of top management at Coles while the wealthy retailer drives down transport costs, creating carnage on the roads.

  • Media Release

    TWU Welcomes 90% Vote In Favour Of Virgin Australia Deal

    September 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 September 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has said a new deal approved by over 90% of Virgin Australia cabin crew will vastly improve conditions for staff while ensuring their vital role in the airline is recognised.

  • News

    Virgin Rewards Flight Crews with Pay Rises

    September 18

    Sydney Morning Herald, by Jamie Freed, 18 September 2015

    Virgin Australia's short-haul cabin crew will receive generous annual pay rises ranging from 4 per cent to nearly 10 per cent over a four-year period, after voting in favour of an enterprise bargaining agreement the Transport Workers' Union says will make the airline better and more sustainable.

  • Video

    ACA: Operation Truck Safety

    September 17

    (A Current Affair, 17 Sept 2015) Our truckies are being asked to drive the rogue vehicles. A Current Affair joins a major campaign to make Australian roads safer. Safer for the lives of our truckies, and safer for all of us.

  • Media Release

    Productivity Commission Will Force Transport Workers Into Poverty

    September 17

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 17 September 2015
     
    Transport employees will be forced into poverty if the Productivity Commission’s draft report is implemented, the TWU has warned as hearings convened today in Sydney on the report.