TWU

  • News

    Tip truck overhaul promised by Daniel Andrews after spate of accidents

    August 14

    Herald Sun, by Alex White, 13 August 2017
     
    TIP-truck drivers could see a pay-by-the-load system replaced with hourly rates on government projects amid rising accidents.

  • Media Release

    Agreement In-Principle Reached at Toll

    August 08

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 8 August 2017
     
    Following months of negotiations and agreed workplace consultations, TWU national workplace representatives and Toll have reached an in-principle agreement.

  • Media Release

    TWU CALLS FOR INVESTIGATION AFTER SERIOUS AIRPORT SECURITY & SAFETY BREACHES REVEALED

    August 04

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 4 August 2017
     
    An aviation company at the centre of revelations today over serious airport security and safety breaches must face rigorous investigation, the Transport Workers’ Union has said.

  • News

    Workers Point to Security Flaws at Canberra and Perth Airports

    August 04

    SMH, by Mario Christodoulou, 4 August 2017
     
    Airport workers at Perth and Canberra airports say there are serious security holes made worse by understaffing and cost-cutting.

  • News

    Security Review Ordered for Regional Airports

    August 04

    The Australian, by EAN HIGGINS, August 4, 2017
     
    Transport Minister Darren Chester has ordered a review of security at regional airports, following warnings from terrorism experts, airline pilots and unions that they are the spots most vulnerable to jihadist attack.

  • News

    TWU MEMBERS AT BCC TO STOP WORK, PROTEST COUNCIL

    August 02

    TWU QLD BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 2 August 2017
     
    Transport Workers’ Union members will today be stopping work on Brisbane City Council projects and rallying in King George Square.