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    PHOTOS & VIDEO OF TRUCK DRIVER PROTESTS AGAINST ALDI OVER SAFETY & FREE SPEECH

    March 01

    Hundreds of truck drivers and their supporters angry at Aldi’s refusal to address safety concerns have protested in major capitals today (28 February 2018). Please find in below some photos & videos of the protests across the country:

  • Media Release

    TRUCK DRIVERS HOLD NATIONWIDE PROTESTS AGAINST ALDI OVER SAFETY & FREE SPEECH

    February 28

    Truck drivers and their supporters angry at Aldi’s refusal to address safety concerns are protesting in all major capitals today.

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    Dark Side of Food Delivery App

    February 26

    (CH10 The Project, 25 Feb 2018) An investigation has uncovered the much darker side of food delivery apps. Foodora rider Anvesh Kumar details how experienced a racial attack during a delivery. Foodora's handling of the situation highlights the vulnerability of the delivery workers. Critics say that the treatment the delivery riders from the apps are same as exploitation.

  • Media Release

    TWU WARNS ON FLIGHT SAFETY IF SPLIT SHIFT CASE SUCCEEDS

    February 23

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 23 February 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is warning that safety in aviation will be put at risk if a Federal Court case results in airport employees forced to work split shifts.

  • Media Release

    'Worrying Trends': Gig Economy Threatens to Cost Consumers 'Quality' Services, Economist Warns

    February 23

    SMH, by Anna Patty, 22 February 2018
     
    Uber-style contract work is a bigger threat to future jobs in the $80 billion transport industry than automation, a new report has warned.

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    A 'NO' Vote Is A Vote to Cut the Pay Of Penrith City Garbos

    February 23

    TWU NSW Branch Media Release, 23 February 2018
     
    This coming Monday night, 26 February 2018, Penrith City Council Garbos will be seeking to address the weekly Penrith Council meeting. Garbos face the loss of $300 a week from their pay because the Council tender for waste collection has no guaranteed protections for drivers’ wages and conditions.