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    TWU NSW Member Wins Landmark Health and Safety Ruling

    December 11

    NSW Transport Workers’ Union secretary-elect Michael Aird hailed a landmark legal ruling, allowing a TWU member the right to choose his own Health and Safety Representative training provider, as a major step towards safer workplaces in NSW.
     
    TWU NSW MEDIA RELEASE, 11 December 2014

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    TWU and Transdev Get on Board White Ribbon Campaign

    November 25

    The Transport Workers’ Union of NSW and leading public transport operator Transdev have come together to support the White Ribbon campaign, launching a bus emblazoned with the message that violence against women is never ok.
     
    TWU NSW MEDIA RELEASE, 25 November 2014

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    Transcript: New Effort To Give Truck Drivers Healthier Choices On The Road

    November 05

    MARK COLVIN: West Australian diabetes researchers are teaming up with the trucking industry, in an attempt to overhaul roadhouse and truckstop food.
     
    ABC PM, by Anna Vidot, 5 November 2014

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    Top Jobs Retained As 2035 Vision Comes To Life

    October 16

    It is with great satisfaction that I announce that the TWU of NSW leadership team, led by Michael Aird and Richard Olsen, was unopposed at the close of nominations at last week’s quadrennial election.
     
    Letter from TWU NSW State Secretary Wayne Forno, 16 October 2014

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    TWU Membership Endorse Ambitious Plan For Growth

    October 07

    Tony Sheldon and Michael Kaine re-elected as National Secretary and National Assistant Secretary.

    Members of the Transport Workers’ Union of Australia today showed their confidence in the Union’s plan for growth, by unanimously endorsing Tony Sheldon and Michael Kaine for the positions of National Secretary and National Assistant Secretary until 2018.

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 7 October 2014

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    March for Road Safety in Adelaide

    September 08

    The TWU SA/NT Branch is holding a silent march to pay tribute to those killed and injured in truck crashes this year throughout South Australia. The march is on 11 September 2014, 11:45am at the Torrens Parade Ground, Adelaide SA.