TWU

  • News

    TRUCK DEATH STATISTICS POINT TO ROAD TOLL RISES

    July 12

    With yet another report confirming that economic factors has a direct impact on the massive death toll in the road transport industry, drivers are calling for the urgent implementation of Safe Rates across Australia.

  • Video

    Win TV report on TWU Safe Rates Convoy to Canberra

    July 11

    On 20 June the Transport Workers Union led a vehicle convoy made up of hundreds of trucks, buses and supporters vehicles to the lawns of Parliament House in Canberra to show support for the Federal Government's commitment to put in place a system of Safe Rates and Conditions for truck drivers.

  • Video

    TWU Convoy meets with Julia Gillard - ABC

    June 30

    The ABC's coverage of the TWU Convoy to Canberra

  • Media Release

    Transport Workers welcome first female Prime Minister

    June 24

    The Transport Workers Union has welcomed this morning’s historic caucus announcement, which confirmed Julia Gillard as Australia’s first female Prime Minister.

  • Media Release

    TWU Leads Safe Rates Convoy to Canberra

    June 21

    On 20 June the Transport Workers Union led a vehicle convoy made up of hundreds of trucks, buses and supporters vehicles to the lawns of Parliament House in Canberra to show support for the Federal Government’s commitment to put in place a system of Safe Rates and Conditions for truck drivers.

  • News

    New ballot to defend UK cabin crew

    June 21

    The ITF-affiliated UK union Unite, representing the BA cabin crew, announced on 22 June that members would again be balloted on strike action, unless BA demonstrates by next Tuesday that it is willing to enter into talks to solve fresh issues between the parties.