TWU

  • 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.

  • News

    Notification Of A Four-Hour Stop Work Meeting Affecting Busways Services

    August 18

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 18 August 2016
     
    Well we tried.
     
    Busways drivers who are members of the Transport Workers’ Union NSW Branch are stunned by the deafening silence that they have had from the management at Busways.

  • News

    Companies, Clients Should Face Jail Over Fatal Crashes, Says TWU

    August 16

     
    TWU SA/NT BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 16 August 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union has called for more accountability at the top after charges were laid against a waste company for a horror crash in Urrbrae in which two people died.

  • News

    No Opal Cards Required In Bus Drivers' Day Of Action On Central Coast

    August 16

    Daily Telegraph, Patrick Boddan, 16 August 2016
     
    Busways drivers are urging Central Coast residents to leave their Opal cards at home on Wednesday, with the public to be offered free transport by the bus service.