TWU

  • Media Release

    QANTAS DEAL TO FACE INTERNATIONAL SCRUTINY

    January 07

    The Transport Workers Union raised further concerns today following the announcement of Qantas’ strategic alliance with AirAsia.

  • Media Release

    Qantas deal must make jobs and security a priority

    January 06

    The Transport Workers Union today said that any deal between the Qantas group of companies and Malaysia’s AirAsia must have best practice safety, security and employment conditions as a priority.

  • News

    UNION URGES DRIVERS TO TAKE CARE

    December 30

    The Transport Workers Union has urged all motorists to be careful throughout the remainder of the holiday season and reminded drivers that truck movements are the same across the year, including in the holiday period. 

  • News

    TWU Safe Rates Campaign Explained

    December 22

    Transport Workers Union national secretary Tony Sheldon, was interviewed about Safe Rates. The interviewer was Richard Mares, and it first went to air on Sunday, 18 December, 2009.

  • Video

    Safe Rates interview on Radio National

    December 21

    Transport Workers Union national secretary, was interviewed about Safe Rates. The interviewer was Richard Mares, and it first went to air on Sunday, 18 December, 2009. For website of The National Interest, see http://www.abc.net.au/rn/nationalinterest/

  • News

    WHITEPAPER WILL LEAD TO IMPROVED AIRPORT SAFETY

    December 16

    The Transport Workers Union (TWU) has welcomed the recommendations from the Rudd Government’s Aviation Whitepaper, saying restrictions on labour hire and personal responsibility for security by company chiefs will go a long way to fixing problems at our airports.