TWU

  • 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

  • Media Release

    Coles Still Squeezing Truck Drivers

    December 16

    The Transport Workers’ Union has today criticised Coles for settling its dispute with suppliers while at the same time keeping the pressure on truck drivers, resulting in tragedy on our roads.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 16 December 2014

  • Media Release

    Transport Workers' Union: Concerns Over Qantas Flight Turn-Backs

    December 09

    A series of recent incidents involving Qantas planes appear to demonstrate a pattern involving maintenance performance at the airline, the Transport Workers’ Union has said.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 9 December 2014

  • Media Release

    TWU Opposes Changes To Industry Super Fund Boards

    December 09

    The Transport Workers’ Union has supported the ACTU stance on superannuation recommendations in the Financial System Inquiry Report, warning against allowing banking influence over industry funds and changing the board structure.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 8 December 2014

  • Media Release

    Boost Economy By Delivering Decent Jobs

    December 05

    The government must boost the growth of quality jobs in order to raise living standards and off-set an economic disaster, the Transport Workers’ Union has said today.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 5 December 2014