TWU

  • News

    Bill was only 19 when he flew into a Vietnam Hell

    December 07

    ...but for fifty years, bureaucrats have denied him and many of his mates  an important medal they have well and truly earned.

    His best mate John Davis tells his story, which originally appeared in the Spring 2016 edition of The Wheel, TWU WA Branch's journal.

  • Media Release

    QGS WORKERS WIN FULL-TIME JOBS AND BONUSES

    December 06

    TWU Media Release

    Workers at Qantas Ground Services have overwhelmingly endorsed a new agreement and package securing increased superannuation payments, domestic violence leave and 32 full time positions.
     
    The Agreement, which was endorsed by the TWU, received 96% yes vote.

  • News

    100 Killed In Truck Crashes Since Turnbull Tore Down Road Safety Watchdog

    December 05

    TWU Media Release, 5 December 2016
     
    The death toll in truck crashes has reached 100 since the Federal Government in April scrapped a road safety watchdog which was investigating the pressures on truck drivers that lead to safety risks.

  • News

    Sacked Injured Driver Reinstated

    November 29

    The employer immediately jumped on what seemed a good opportunity to give Jack the boot, writes TWU WA's Joel Clarke

  • News

    TWU NEWS: The Fight Is Not Over Just Yet

    November 28

    Big Rigs, by TWU NSW Acting State Secretary Richard Olsen, 27 November 2016
     
    The National Road Transport Association, NatRoad, continues to cause confusion for mum and dad small business operators.

  • News

    Australian Airports At Risk Of Major Security Breaches, Experts Warn

    November 25

     
    The New Daily, by John Stapleton, 24 November 2016
     
    The safety of millions of Christmas travellers has been put at risk by government inaction over urgent concerns about the security of the nation’s airports, experts have warned.