TWU

  • News

    TV Reports: Prosegur has threatened to lock out employees

    December 13

    Half of all ATMs in South Australia and the Northern Territory could dry up because of an on-going pay dispute, the Transport Workers Union has warned. Armoured delivery company Prosegur has threatened to lock out employees if protected industrial action by the union proceeds. TWU SA/NT Branch Secretary Ian Smith labelled the move a "bully-bully tactic".

  • News

    NO CASH FOR CHRISTMAS: PROSEGUR TO LOCK-OUT WORKFORCE

    December 12

    TWU SA/NT BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 12 December 2017
     
    Christmas shoppers can expect no cash at ATMs from Thursday when Prosegur will begin locking out its drivers, over the company’s insistence on cutting penalty rates for Saturdays.

  • Video

    WIN News: Tip Top Drivers Demand Action on Safety & Exploitation

    December 07

    (WIN Canberra News, 6 Dec 2017) Exploited owner drivers working for bread manufacturer Tip Top are in Canberra today demanding that the Federal Government reinstate legislation that dealt exploitation and safety risks in transport supply chains.

  • Media Release

    TIP TOP DRIVERS TRAVEL TO CANBERRA TO DEMAND ACTION ON SAFETY & EXPLOITATION

    December 06

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 6 December 2017
     
    Exploited owner drivers working for bread manufacturer Tip Top are in Canberra today demanding that the Federal Government reinstate legislation that dealt exploitation and safety risks in transport supply chains.

  • News

    Tip Top drivers being 'worked to death' as families call for greater responsibility

    December 06

    ABC 7.30 Report, by Elise Worthington and Alex McDonald, 5 December 2017
     
    Barry Swann returned to Tip Top's western Sydney depot in April 2009 after a long night delivering bread to stores and supermarkets in the city's outer suburbs.

  • News

    Tip Top trucks deemed defective after inspections reveal safety issues

    December 04

    ABC News, by Elise Worthington and Alex McDonald, 1 December
     
    All Tip Top-owned bread delivery trucks at its western Sydney depot have been issued with defect notices after an inspection by road safety authorities.