TWU

  • Media Release

    NSW & ACT LABOR BACK PLAN TO CRIMINALISE WAGE THEFT 

    August 01

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 29 July 2017
     
    The Labor Party in NSW & ACT at state conferences has committed to introducing jail terms for employers which refuse to pay correct wages and super to their staff.

  • Media Release

    TWU TO OPPOSE TOLL MOVE AT FAIR WORK AFTER THOUSANDS OF WORKERS CHALLENGE CUTS

    July 27

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 27 July 2017
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union will oppose a move by Toll in the Fair Work Commission over work stoppages after thousands of workers challenged management on cuts to their working hours and conditions.

  • News

    SUNBUS DRIVERS TO STOP WORK

    July 27

    TWU QLD BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 26 July 2017
     
    Drivers for Sunbus on the Sunshine Coast will be stopping work as attacks on their pay and conditions increase.

  • News

    NatRoad knocked back in NSW industrial tribunal

    July 26

    Road freight employer group NatRoad had its attempt to be recognised by the NSW industrial tribunal knocked back earlier this month, after it tried to argue it could represent employers and owner drivers at the same time.

  • News

    No Consultation on ATO Change Says Industry

    July 26

    Big Rigs, by Christin Payne, 24 July 2017
     
    The trucking industry has revealed its outrage about the recent Australian Taxation Office determination to slash the amount drivers can claim for reasonable travel expenses by 43%.

  • News

    WATCH: The Moment A Hero Truckie Rolled His Rig To Save Other Drivers

    July 24

    7News Adelaide, 22 July 2017
     
    The terrifying moment a truck driver who had lost his brakes, risked his life to spare other motorists has been caught on camera.