TWU

  • News

    Compo Canned

    July 12

    The Queensland Government has shut out owner-drivers from accessing the workers compensation scheme, despite recommendations against doing so and warnings it will leave contractors worse off. Brad Gardner writes.

    Brad Gardner, Owner Driver Magazine, July 2013

  • News

    TWU welcomes visa changes

    July 11

    The Transport Workers Union says its campaign to end the exploitation of foreign workers is paying off.

    Alex Sampson, The Weekly Times, 11 July 2013

  • News

    Toll faces strike as TWU gets approval for ballot on industrial action

    July 10

    Australia's largest transport operator could face a 72-hour strike after the Transport Workers Union won the right to vote on industrial action.

    The Age

  • Media Release

    FWC Approves Protected Action Ballot of Thousands of Workers at Toll Group

    July 09

    Thousands of workers will vote on industrial action at Australia’s largest transport and logistics operator after the Fair Work Commission today approved the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) application for a Protected Action Ballot across the Toll Group, said TWU Assistant National Secretary Michael Kaine.

  • News

    Threat of industrial action hangs over Toll

    July 09

    The Transport Workers Union (TWU) has been given approval to ballot Toll workers on industrial action to break a deadlock on enterprise agreement negotiations.

    ATN, 9 July 2013

  • News

    Toll faces strike as TWU ballot approved

    July 09

    Around 8,500 workers from Toll Group will be balloted by the Australian Electoral Commission on forms of industrial action, including a stop-work action of up to 72 hours.

    Australian Financial Review