TWU

  • Video

    Channel 9: Bus Attack in Queensland

    October 05

    Passengers aboard a Surfside at Merrimac feared for safety last night as the bus was hit with a box with a rock in it. Peter Biagini, State Secretary of the Transport Workers' Union (TWU) Queensland Branch, said the culprits don't seem to understand the consequences, that if someone is killed their lives will be ruined too. The union said drivers are quitting due to the attacks. Subsequently, two parking officers in Surfers Paradise have been beaten by two men.

  • News

    Supermarkets at the Top of TWU's List

    October 03

    Supermarkets headline a list of sectors the Transport Workers Union (TWU) wants the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal to investigate under its annual work program.

  • Media Release

    Lethal Pressure On Truckies From Retailers Like Coles Confirmed By Latest Driver Survey

    October 02

    New evidence confirming the lethal pressures major retailers like Coles place on truck drivers reinforces the need for the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal to hold big retail bullies to account for squeezing the life out of truck drivers. That’s according Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU).

  • News

    Croc on A Plane

    September 25

    An FBI agent rescued passengers in Hollywood’s Snakes on a Plane, but it was a baggage handler who saved the day when a crocodile escaped on a Qantas flight.

  • Video

    Channel 10, Brisbane: Teenagers Charged for Bus Driver Attack

    September 20

    Two boys have been charged over the latest attack on a Gold Coast bus driver. The Transport Workers Union says it is about time the government get stuck on Gold Coast bus security, claiming the current security measures to protect drivers are inadequate.

  • News

    Still No Bus Alarms

    September 20

    Frustrated drivers are still waiting for duress alarms to be installed on all Gold Coast buses more than 18 months after they were promised.