TWU

  • Media Release

    AIRPORT WORKERS PROTEST AS REPORT WARNS SAFETY & SECURITY AT RISK

    October 02

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 2 October 2018
     
    Workers protested at all main airports today over poor pay and conditions as a report shows low standards are impacting on aviation safety and security. Protests are also taking place around the world as part of a global day of action by airport workers.

  • Media Release

    TWU SLAMS 'DEADLY' PORT FEE HIKES

    September 28

    TWU Media Release, 28 September 2018
     
    The TWU has slammed DP world over “deadly and destructive” port fee hikes which will result in further pressure on transport and lead to safety risks.

  • News

    Industry Super Australia's job is to eradicate the banks

    September 25

    AFR, by Michael Kaine, 24 Sep 2018
     
    A dangerous complacency appears to be setting in among industry superannuation funds. And it is happening at precisely the time we should be charging forward to eradicate big banks from our retirement saving system.

  • News

    Inquiry into Gig Economy | ABC News

    September 24

  • Media Release

    REFORMS ON FUTURE OF WORK NEEDED URGENTLY AS THOUSANDS OF ON-DEMAND WORKERS RIPPED OFF

    September 20

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 20 September 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling for reforms to be urgently implemented to address the thousands of on-demand workers being ripped off on a daily basis.

  • Media Release

    TWU DEMANDS EXPLANATIONS ON BLENNERS DOUBLE FATALITY

    September 19

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 19 September 2018
     
    The TWU is demanding answers from Workplace Health and Safety Queensland, Queensland Police, the Minister and Department of Transport and Main Roads, and the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator as to what investigations have begun into Blenners Transport, the company involved in a double fatality last week.