TWU

  • News

    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.

  • News

    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.

  • News

    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.

  • 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.

  • News

    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.