TWU

  • News

    Adelaide Bus Drivers Lodge for Protected Action

    January 16

    TWU SA/NT Branch Media Release, 16 January 2017
     
    On 16 January 2017 the Transport Workers Union of Australia lodged a protected action ballot with the Fair Work Commission. Members of the TWU employed by Light City Buses will be participating in the vote as they fight for safe rates in the bus industry.

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    Truck Driver Takes Aim At Coalition Ministers Over 'Reunion' Expenses

    January 13

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 13 January 2016
     
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was desperate for a better 2017 after a disastrous 2016, an incredible situation given he was re-elected Prime Minister in July.

  • Media Release

    2016 Another Deadly Year For Transport Workers, Says TWU

    January 12

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 12 January 2017
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has urged the Government to stop ignoring the high death toll among transport workers, as Safe Work Australia statistics for 2016 show that more than one in three workers killed last year were transport workers.

  • News

    Bias In Industry Super Debate

    January 12

    AFR Letters, 11 January 2017
     
    The Chanticleer column "Industry super funds safe from good governance" (January 10) fails to address the elephant in the room when it comes to proposed changes to industry super funds.

  • News

    VIDEO: Council Ignores Central Coast Garbos

    January 09


  • News

    Bus Driver Assault: Union Calls For Tougher Penalties

    January 06

    Brisbane Times, by Rachel Clun, 5 January 2017
     
    A union has called for the bus safety review to include tougher penalties, after a bus driver was assaulted while on the job last night.