TWU

  • News

    Win For QLD Workers On Work-life Distinction: TWU And Maurice Blackburn

    April 23

    The Transport Workers’ Union of Queensland together with Maurice Blackburn Lawyers have won a landmark case in the Fair Work Commission which sends a strong message to employers on overstepping their boundaries when it comes to workers’ health, privacy and personal time outside of work.
     
    TWU QLD MEDIA RELEASE, 23 April 2015

  • News

    Ride-sharing App Uber Faces Off Against Taxi Industry

    April 23

    The smart phone application Uber threatens to disrupt the taxi industry like nothing before.
     
    Radio National, 23 April 2015

  • Media Release

    TWU Slams Government Refusal To Release Information On Veteran’s Pensions

    April 22

    The Transport Workers’ Union has criticised the Department of Veterans Affairs for refusing to release information about the impact of changes to veterans’ pensions.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 22 April 2015

  • Video

    CH9: Taxi Protest Agains Uber

    April 21

    ( CH9 Perth, 21 Apr 2015) Hundreds of taxi drivers are set to stop work this afternoon in protest against drunken violence and the Uber invasion. Uber is an illegal taxi system that has come into WA and TWU is asking the Government to stop it.

  • News

    TWU Demonstration Against Uber Over Safety And Unfair Competition

    April 21

    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on state governments across Australia to take action against Uber over safety fears for the public and unfair competition for taxi drivers.
     
    TWU Media Release, 21 April 2015

  • News

    Ryde Council Backs TWU Waste Workers After SITA Tender Blunder

    April 16

    TWU NSW Secretary Michael Aird congratulated Ryde Councillors on sticking up for local waste workers after they unanimously passed a resolution last night to reaffirm that any tender with a waste service provider be on the basis of no substantial changes to the working arrangements of employees.
     
    TWU NSW NEWS, 15 April 2015