TWU

  • Media Release

    Coles Must Stop The Squeeze On Trucking

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEAES, 24 August 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) has called on Coles to take its foot off the throat of transport workers, after posting another 4.3% increase in annual pre-tax earnings today.

  • Media Release

    Qantas Profits Hide Increased Security Risks

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 August 2016
     
    Qantas’ full year results are masking the dangerous truth of increased security risks throughout the company’s aviation operations, according to the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU).

  • Media Release

    Mascot Tanker Flip Shows Industry On Edge

    August 19

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 19 August 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has strengthened calls for the implementation of a national Safe Rates System after an overturned fuel tanker carrying 35,000 litres of diesel and unleaded fuel caused havoc for Sydney road users on Friday morning.

  • News

    Almost All Queensland Bus Drivers Threatened Or Intimidated, Union Survey Finds

    August 19

    ABC News, by Sharnie Kim, 19 August 2016
     
    A survey of bus drivers in Queensland has found virtually all of them have been abused on the job.

  • News

    Whistleblower At Far North Queensland Trucking Company Files For Damages

    August 19

    Cairns Post, by Grace Mason, 19 August 2016
     
    A whistleblower of a far north trucking company that faced dozens of fatigue management charges is suing the company for almost $690,000 in damages.

  • Media Release

    Bedford Truck To Travel To Wave Hill 50 Years After Running Supplies To Strikers

    August 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEAE, 18 August 2016
     
    The son of the trade union activist who brought food and letters to strikers at Wave Hill will attend the 50th anniversary events along with an exact replica of Bedford truck used to run the supplies.