TWU

  • Media Release

    GIVE COLES ONLINE DRIVERS THE SAFETY PROTECTION THEY NEED, TWU URGES FAIR WORK COMMISSION

    February 16

    The Transport Workers’ Union is urging the Fair Work Commission to give drivers at Coles Online the safety protections they need by recognising the job they do as transport workers.

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 16 February 2015

  • Media Release

    TWU Member Frank Black Re-elected To ATA

    February 12

    Long-standing Transport Workers’ Union member Frank Black has been re-elected to the Australian Trucking Association. After a major campaign effort by the TWU, Frank was unopposed as a candidate and is to be announced as the owner driver representative.
     
    TWU Statement, 12 February 2015

  • Media Release

    TWU Members Vote Yes To Qantas EBA

    February 06

    TWU members at Qantas have voted in favour of a new Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. Job security is important to our members and undertakings given by management assuring job security were a motivating factor in the Yes vote.
     
    TWU Statement, 6 February 2015

  • Media Release

    TWU Calls For Suspension Of AirAsia Indonesia Flights

    February 03

    The Transport Workers’ Union is urgently calling on the Minister for Infrastructure Warren Truss to oversee the suspension of AirAsia Indonesia flights in Australia pending a safety audit of the airline.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 3 February 2015

  • Media Release

    Workplace Changes Will Hurt Economy

    January 23

    The Transport Workers’ Union has warned the government that reducing the minimum wage, scrapping extra pay for Sunday and bank holiday work and stripping away workers’ rights will damage the economy.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 23 January 2015

  • Media Release

    Appeal over Christmas Truck-related Deaths

    December 22

    The Transport Workers’ Union has appealed for vigilance and safety this Christmas period to ensure families are not left devastated in truck-related crashes.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 22 December 2014