TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Protection of Labour Standards And Quality Jobs At Uber And New Tech Industries

    November 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 November 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for the protection of labour standards and a strategy on the future of work, with the development of new technology industries such as Uber.

  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Inquiry Into Late Payments For Transport Operators; Slams Logistic Council's Opposition To Road Safety Watchdog

    November 13

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 13 November 2015
      
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on the road safety watchdog to investigate late payments of up to 120 days by major retailers and manufacturers to transport operators, which is forcing some out of business.

  • Media Release

    Truck Drivers Arrested During Protest In Coles Store Ahead Of Wesfarmers AGM

    November 12

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 12 November 2015

    Police have arrested 10 truck drivers and TWU activists during a peaceful demonstration at a Coles store in Parramatta.

  • Media Release

    $7 Million Financial Link Between Wesfarmers And Liberal Party Revealed

    November 11

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 11 November 2015

    The Transport Workers’ Union is demanding the Government drop its opposition to the road safety watchdog after a $7 million link between Wesfarmers and the Liberal Party has been revealed.

  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Inquiry Into Conditions For Courier Drivers Following Aus Post Scandal

    November 02

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 2 November 2015

    The Transport Workers’ Union wants the road safety watchdog to investigate conditions for parcel and courier drivers amid continued evidence of low pay at Australia Post.

  • Media Release

    An Economy That Works for People

    October 29

    Tony Sheldon speech to RTBU