TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU Welcomes Appointment of Michael Gallacher as Ports Australia CEO

    April 07

    TWU Statement, 7 April 2017
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has welcomed the announcement of the appointment of Michael Gallacher as Australia Ports chief executive.

  • News

    Allegations Of Aerocare Cover Up Continue

    April 07

    Daily Examiner, Letters To The Editor, 7 April 2017
     
    Behind the shiny facade at our airports, there are employees struggling to make ends meet ('Airport 'sleeps' put to rest', 6/4).

  • 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.