TWU

  • News

    Calls For Adelaide Bus Security Beef Up After Driver Assaulted

    April 06

    7 News Adelaide, 5 April 2017
     
    Seven News has obtained a bus driver's distress calls during a vicious attack in the city.

  • Media Release

    Aerocare Attempts Cover-Up On Working Conditions

    April 05

    TWU STATEMENT, 5 April 2017
     
    Aerocare backed by its private equity fund owner Archer Capital is attempting to cover-up appalling working conditions which were revealed recently, including staff forced to sleep rough at airports. 

  • News

    An Important Message From TWU (VIC/TAS Branch) Secretary John Berger

    April 05

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 3 April 2017
     
    The TWU (Vic/Tas Branch) has demanded a full explanation from the Victorian Government after it released plans for a 24/7 ban on trucks using suburban streets in Yarraville and Footscray to begin when the Western Distributor road project opens.

  • News

    TWU Claims Emirates Subsidiary Agreement Fails The BOOT

    April 05

    Thomson Reuters Workforce, 4 April 2017
     
    The Transport Workers' Union (TWU) has claimed a draft enterprise agreement (EA) voted up by two employees at an Emirates baggage handling subsidiary in Australia fails the better off overall test (BOOT) for stripping conditions and allowances from workers.

  • Media Release

    Transport Workers Protest Over Company's Exploitation & Fed Govt Inaction

    April 04

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 4 April 2017

    Transport workers and activists will hold co-ordinated protests around the country today over transport operator, Northline, which is spear-heading a race to the bottom in the industry through poor wages and conditions.

  • News

    Deliveroo Faces Legal Action For Underpaying Bicycle Delivery Riders

    March 31

    SMH, by Andrew Taylor, 31 March 2017
     
    Douglas Williams was given a "speed test" as part of his training to be a bicycle delivery rider for Deliveroo.