TWU

  • Media Release

    Queensland truckie Frank Black awarded TWU National Council Award

    June 19

    Queensland truckie Frank Black has been awarded the inaugural Transport Workers’ Union National Council Award in recognition of his tireless work on behalf of truck drivers and their families and for his contribution towards the success of the TWU Safe Rates Campaign.

  • News

    NZ Union Wants Safe Rates

    June 19

    A New Zealand union representing transport workers says the country needs to follow Australia’s lead in passing safe rates legislation to protect truck drivers.

  • Video

    Sky News Morning Agenda

    June 18

    Kelvin Thomson, Federal Labor Member for Wills, defending the Fair Work Act and the right of union members to take protected industrial action on Sky News Morning Agenda 18/6/12

  • News

    Sky News Morning Agenda

    June 18

    Kelvin Thomson, Federal Labor Member for Wills, defending the Fair Work Act and the right of union members to take protected industrial action on Sky News Morning Agenda.

  • Media Release

    Senator Glenn Sterle awarded lifetime membership of the TWU

    June 15

    Senator Glenn Sterle has been recognised for powerful work on behalf of transport workers and their families over many decades by the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) who recently awarded the Senator with lifetime membership of the TWU.

  • News

    Our Fight is Your Fight: The TWU-Teamsters New Pact Born Out of Toll Battle

    June 15

    The globalized economy has shrunk our world linking workers across continents through the tentacles of major low-road retailers like Walmart and the popular apparel brands that line its shelves like Under Armour. As these corporate giants roam the planet to win the race to the bottom to squeeze more profits workers throughout the supply chain are often subjected to inhumane working conditions that have a destructive impact on their lives and their loved ones, whole communities and the environment.