TWU

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    TRUCKIES CARRY THE BLAME FOR TRANSPORT INDUSTRY CRISIS IN SA POLICE BLITZ

    July 26

    TWU SA/NT Branch Media Release, 26 July 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has criticised the targeting of truck drivers after police defected 39 heavy vehicles and reported several drivers on SA roads over a three-week period.

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    URGENT NEED FOR REGULATION OF FOOD DELIVERY COMPANIES AFTRE THREATENEING EMAIL BY DELIVEROO REVEALED

    July 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 July 18 2018
     
    The TWU has again called for the Federal Government to regulate food delivery companies after Deliveroo sent a threatening email to riders stating they would lose their jobs if they did not send in their contracts or sign a new one.

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    TV Reports: TWU National Truck Convoys

    July 16

    Over 300 truck drivers, their families and supporters protested in all major capitals to demand an end to pressure in the industry which is killing hundreds of people on our roads every year. The followings are the TV reports highlighting the TWU truck convoys across the country:

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    184 PEOPLE KILLED IN 163 FATAL CRASHES INVOLVING HEAVY TRUCKS IN JUST 12 MONTHS, INQUIRY TOLD

    July 13

    NEWS.COM.AU, by Alexis Carey, 12 July 2018
     
    Truckie John Waltis is sick of burying his mates.

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    Hunter Valley Buses ban West Mall, Rutherford stop due to rock attacks and violence

    July 12

    Maitland Mercury, by Sage Swinton, 11 July 11 2018
     
    Bus drivers are under attack and lives are being put at risk by a group of violent hooligans in the Rutherford area, according to the Transport Workers’ Union.

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    A Fight for All Victorian Bus Drivers

    July 11

    TWU VIC/TAS Branch News, 10 July 2018
     
    CDC TWU-BUS members are holding a 24-hour stop work today and have been standing strong at picket lines at CDC Depots at Wyndham, Oakleigh, Geelong and Ballarat since 4:40am.