TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU and Ron Finemore Transport Strengthen Commitment To Safe And Fair Trucking

    November 12

    The Transport Workers’ Union today welcomed the enterprise agreement signed with Ron Finemore Transport as a safer and fairer deal for regional truck drivers in NSW, Victoria and Queensland.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 12 November 2014

  • Media Release

    Cash-In-Transit Workers Must Be Protected

    November 07

    The Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) today called for drastic changes in the cash-in-transit industry claiming declining standards across the sector had put workers at increased risk of armed robbery.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 7 November 2014

  • Media Release

    TWU Members at StarTrack Use Union Strength to Win

    November 07

    TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon today congratulated parcel workers at StarTrack/AusPost on winning a new workplace agreement with management that secures fair working conditions, standards and rates of pay.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 7 November 2014

  • Media Release

    Northern NSW Lives At Risk If Road Safety Watchdog Is Axed

    November 06

    Federal MP for Richmond Justine Elliot was updated today by a group of concerned local truck drivers on the danger of more people being injured or killed on Northern NSW Australian roads if the Federal Government succeeded in abolishing Australia’s road safety watchdog - the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 6 November 2014

  • Media Release

    TWU Condemns Government's Tax on Drivers

    November 02

    TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon has today condemned the Federal Government’s move to force transport workers and other road users to pay a $4 billion increase in the fuel tax over the next four years, despite objections from the Senate.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEAES, 2 November 2014

  • Media Release

    Qantas Workers Call for Change

    October 24

    The Transport Workers’ Union today slammed the Qantas Transformation Program as a complete failure and said the only way profitability would be restored to the company was through deep and sustained engagement with the workforce.
     
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 October 2014