TWU

  • Video

    Fighting for Safe & Secure Jobs for Safe & Secure Skies!

    January 12

    On November 29th last year airport workers across the country mobilised to fight against attempts to legalise split shifts. On February 16th this year the fight will escalate as the federal court hears Aerocare’s application to have split shifts deemed legal under the award. Make sure your voice is heard on February 16th!

  • News

    Seeking A New Year Safety Resolution

    January 12

    Big Rigs, by TWU NSW Secretary Richard Olsen, 11 Jan 2018
     
    THE beginning of a new year means for many a resolution to make their lives better.

  • News

    Lobby Group Calls for Inquiry into ‘Gig Economy’ and Its Impact on Superannuation Savings

    January 11

    The Courier Mail, by Edward Boyd, 11 Jan 2018
     
    THE Financial Services Council is calling for a government inquiry into the rise of the ‘gig economy’ and the impact it will have on superannuation savings.

  • News

    CH10: TWU Calls for More Security on QLD Buses

    January 10

  • Media Release

    FAIR WORK RULING ON UBER SHOWS SYSTEM IS BROKEN & RULES MUST CHANGE: TWU

    January 05

    TWU Statement, 5 January 2017
     
    A ruling by the Fair Work Commission rejecting an Uber driver’s case against an unfair dismissal clearly shows that the system is broken and that the rules need to be changed, TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon has said.

  • Media Release

    TWU WARNS OVER DECIMATION OF JOBS IF FOREIGN AIRLINES ALLOWED TO OPERATE DOMESTICALLY

    January 05

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 5 January 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has warned that thousands of jobs will be put at risk in northern Australia if foreign airlines are allowed to operate domestic routes. The warning follows a call by Darwin’s Lord Mayor to apply cabotage rules in the region.