TWU

  • News

    ATA And NatRoad Are In Denial: TWU

    September 30

    ATN, 29 September 2016
     
    The Transport Workers Union (TWU) says the Australian Trucking Association (ATA’s) contract checklist does not address the issues facing the transport sector.

  • 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.

  • News

    Bus Drivers March Through Brisbane For Safer Conditions

    September 29

    Brisbane Times, by Cameron Atfield, 29 September 2016
     
    Angry bus drivers took to the streets of Brisbane's CBD on Thursday to demand more protection from violent commuters.

  • News

    TWU Response To Robert Gottliebsen

    September 26

    TWU, 26 September 2016

    Kate Carnell’s report on the impact of an Order on minimum rates for truck drivers vindicates nothing apart from the sad reality that there are some who refuse to acknowledge there is a problem in the transport industry.

  • 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.

  • News

    Trade Deals: A Case Study In Why They're Bad — Like The Korea-Australia FTA

    September 23

    Independent Australia, by TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon, 23 September 2016
     
    The TWU joins the Korean transport union protests this weekend as part of wider unrest at the South Korean government's labour reforms. TWU Secretary Tony Sheldon explains why the plight of Korean truck drivers matters to us.