TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU SLAMS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVER DANGEROUS EXPLOITATION OF JETSTAR CREW

    August 15

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 15 August 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding that the Federal Government immediately address the safety breaches and exploitation occurring as a result of overseas cabin crew working on Australian domestic flights.

  • News

    Jetstar is Paying Its Cabin Crew as Little as $100 A Week

    August 15

    ABC 7.30 Report, by Ashlynne McGhee, 15 August 2018
     
    Budget airline Jetstar is under fire for using foreign cabin crews on Australian routes and paying them a base pay of as little as $100 a week.

  • News

    Is Uber Doing Enough To Protect It's Drivers? | CH10 The Project

    August 15

    (CH10 The Project, 14 Aug 2018) The story of one woman who was assaulted on the job, did the ride share service do enough?

  • Media Release

    NEW NATIONAL SECRETARY AT TRANSPORT WORKERS' UNION

    August 13

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 13 August 2018
     
    Michael Kaine has become the new National Secretary of the Transport Workers’ Union, after Tony Sheldon stepped down to run for the Senate.

  • Media Release

    TWU URGES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO ADOPT NEW YORK REGULATION ON RIDE-SHARE APPS

    August 10

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 10 August 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is urging the Federal Government to adopt similar New York rules capping the number of rideshare licences and setting pay rates for drivers.

  • News

    Andrews Government to Introduce Mandatory Minimum Rates for Tip Truck Owner Drivers

    August 10

    Herald Sun, by Kieran Rooney, 10 August 2018
     
    TIP truck owner-drivers have won a potential windfall of more than $15 an hour on government projects under new minimum rates to be introduced by the Andrews Government.