TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU Welcomes Dismissal Of Industry Lobby Group Application To Pay Drivers Less

    October 04

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 4 October 2016
     
    Truck drivers are celebrating a major win over industry lobby group NatRoad in its bid to pay them less by seeking an exemption from rules in NSW setting minimum pay rates.

  • Media Release

    Australian Trucking Association Checklist Will Not Address Problems In Transport

    September 29

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 28 September 2016
     
    The Australian Trucking Association’s checklist for members facing troublesome contracts does little to address the problems the association has itself created, the Transport Workers’ Union has said.

  • Media Release

    TWU Visits Korea To Support Protesting Truck Drivers

    September 23

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 23 September 2016 

    Transport Workers’ Union National Assistant Secretary Michael Kaine is visiting South Korea ahead of a major protest by truck drivers on Saturday.

  • Media Release

    DRIVERS & SMALL TRANSPORT FIRMS SLAM CARNELL REPORT BACKING SAFE RATES ABOLITION

    September 15

    The Government is failing to tackle the crisis in trucking, marked by suicides, bankruptcies, low pay, high workplace deaths and injuries and the employment of untrained and exploited migrant workers, drivers and small transport businesses are warning today.

  • Media Release

    24 hour bus stoppage postponed

    September 04

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 4 September 2016

    Looks like the reality of the situation and common sense is finally starting to sink in with Busways management.

  • Media Release

    Busways Stoppage Monday 29 August 2016 - Here’s Why

    August 29

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 28 August 2016

    Busways Drivers who are members of the Transport Workers’ Union NSW are stopping work this morning between 5am and 9am.