TWU

  • Video

    IKEA Christmas Solidarity Action

    December 22

    IKEA may make cheap, efficient products, but their work practices are making the lives of transport workers cheap - and unliveable. Join us to tell the company: All we want for Christmas is for IKEA to care about workers’ rights!

  • News

    Injured At Work? We Fight And Fight And Win

    December 22

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 21 December 2016
     
    Truck driver Ian Ammon has been in constant pain since a crippling workplace accident over two years ago.

  • Media Release

    Protest At IKEA Highlights Exploitation Of Truck Drivers & Profit Off-Shoring

    December 21

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 21 December 2016
     
    Protesters have demanded that Ikea ends its exploitation of drivers in Europe, which includes wages so low that drivers are forced to sleep and eat in their trucks for months.

  • News

    Truckies Call On Ikea To Stop Exploitation

    December 21

    AAP, by Simone Ziaziaris, 21 December 2016
     
    Aussie truck drivers have called on Ikea to stop ripping off and exploiting their working conditions.

  • News

    TWU Campaign Delivers Passenger Bus Security Screens To Protect Drivers From Cowardly Assaults

    December 19

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch Media Release, 18 December 2016
     
    Every passenger bus in Victoria will be fitted with perspex security screens and loop barriers to protect drivers from the risk of violent assault following a long and hard-fought TWU campaign.

  • News

    TWU Stance Backed By Albanese

    December 13

    Owner Driver, 9 December 2016
     
    Shadow transport minister Anthony Albanese has added his voice to Transport Workers Union (TWU) criticism of federal government funding of fatigue research.