TWU

  • News

    New Data Proves Joining A Union Equals Better Pay

    January 20

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 19 January 2017
     
    Workers on enterprise agreements are paid 25% more than workers on awards or the minimum wage, according to ACTU analysis of newly-released Australian Bureau of Statistics data.

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    Thugs Run Wild: Another Bus Assault

    January 20

    TWU QLD Branch Media Release, 20 January 2017
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is increasingly concerned that violent thugs who assault bus drivers are confident in getting away with their crimes.

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    Government Putting 'Lives On The Line'

    January 18

    The Irrigator, by Talia Pattison, 18 January 2017
     
    The federal government must urgently step in to prevent truck drivers across the country being killed or injured on the job.

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    Union In The Blood For TWU Vet Clarrie

    January 18

    TWU NSW Branch News
     
    Clarrie Gibbs has a 44 year history with unions and he is a veteran TWU member.

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    Holcim Australia Have Given 19 Of Their Local Employees The Worst Possible Start To 2017

    January 17

    TWU NSW Branch Media Release, 17 January 2017

    On their arrival at work this morning 15 quarry tip truck drivers and four mechanics working in the Holcim yard at Albion Park were told their jobs were to be made redundant.

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    Another Rock Throwing Incident Proves Need For Change

    January 16

    TWU QLD Branch Media Release, 16 January 2017
     
    After yet another incident on the Gold Coast of reckless rock throwing, the Transport Workers Union says that the case has surely been made for tougher penalties.