TWU

  • News

    TRANSPORT WORKERS UNION STATEMENT REGARDING MURRAY GOULBURN JOB LOSSES

    October 11

    TWU VIC/TAS BRANCH MEDIA STATEMENT, 11 October 2017
     
    The TWU (Vic/Tas Branch) is aware of a Murray Goulburn Co-operative Limited announcement that it intends to terminate up to 60 tanker operator roles in regional Victoria.

  • News

    ONE-IN-FIVE TRUCK DRIVERS REPORT MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

    October 10


    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 9 October 2017
     
    World Mental Health Day is a reminder for us all that a recent TWU survey found over one in five truck drivers have said they experienced mental health problems.

  • Media Release

    London Uber ban sparks calls for Australian audit of ride share and food delivery

    September 23

    The Transport Workers Union has called for a co-ordinated audit of Uber’s operations in Australia by state and federal governments, following the City of London’s decision to ban the ride sharing service.

  • Video

    Fight for #FairAerocare

    September 21

    The TWU is determined to win better conditions for Aerocare workers and have applied to Fair Work to scrap their low rates system. Here’s a video about our fight for a #FairAerocare

  • Media Release

    TWU TAKES FAIR WORK ACTION TO IMPROVE AEROCARE RATES & CONDITIONS

    September 21

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 21 September 2017
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has taken action to lift Aerocare employees off low wages and poor conditions that force them to sleep at airports and in their cars between illegal split shifts.

  • Video

    CH10: Melbourne Airport Protest

    September 19

    (CH10 Mel, 18 Sep 2017) Melbourne airport workers have threatened to walk off the job amid concerns public safety and security is at risk. Many say they are struggling with split shits and are forced to sleep rough at the airport.