TWU

  • News

    Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Reveals Weekly Income in Decline

    June 05

    Weekly income is on the decline for the first time since 2008.
     
    NEWS.COM, 5 June 2014

  • News

    Reliance Transport Faces Further Scrutiny from TWU

    June 02

    TWU delegate plans a sweep of Toll IPEC's Moorebank site to see if owner-drivers are receiving site rates.

    ATN, by Brad Gardner, 2 June 2014

  • Media Release

    Road Safety is Not Red Tape

    May 28

    Transport Workers’ Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today said a recent court decision relating to the tragic truck crash that killed two Western Australian men in 2011 serves as a reminder that road safety is more than red tape and urged the Coalition to abandon plans to abolish the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT).
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 28 May 2014

  • Media Release

    A Federal Anti-Corruption Commission

    May 22

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today renewed his calls for Federal MPs to support a national anti-corruption commission, to rein in the influence of political donations and favours.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 22 May 2014

  • Media Release

    Advance Memorial for 330 Truck Crash Victims

    May 22

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today joined more than 150 truck drivers and their families in an advance memorial for the 330 people who will die this year in truck-related crashes.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 22 May 2014

  • News

    Union Leader Tony Sheldon's Fiery Call to Arms

    May 20

    Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union, has urged all unions to rediscover their sense of purpose and set ambitious membership growth targets to fight the ­Abbott government and corporate “greed and exploitation”.

    The Australian, by Troy Bramston, 20 May 2014