TWU

  • Media Release

    Survey shows truckies pushed through the limit

    November 20

    Results from one of the largest ever surveys of truck drivers show around forty per cent of truck drivers report being pressured into breaking fatigue regulations and one-in-four have said they are forced to drive at excessive speeds in order to meet deadlines.

  • Media Release

    Statement by Tony Sheldon - Qantas Negotiations Update

    November 10

    Any decision to appeal the decision by Fair Work Australia (FWA) of 31 October 2011 involves questions of broader importance to working people throughout the country. That is why the TWU and other unions are engaged in ongoing discussions with the ACTU.  

  • Media Release

    OPEN LETTER TO ALAN JOYCE

    October 30

    Dear Mr Joyce,

    Please Bargain Fairly In The Interests Of Australian Families. 

  • Media Release

    QANTAS ACTIONS A NATIONAL DISGRACE- Qantas Strategy Called “Project Other” - Statement by Tony Sheldon

    October 30

    The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) condemns the actions of Qantas senior management and its Board to shut down the airline.

  • Media Release

    Alan Joyce Implements Secret Strategy to Destroy Qantas

    October 29

    Today's unwarranted and disgraceful snap announcement by Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is designed to destroy Qantas as we have always known it.

  • Media Release

    TWU Confirms Airports Stoppage For October 28, 2011 - Protest at Qantas AGM

    October 27

    The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) has confirmed that one-hour stoppages will be held at airports across Australia tomorrow, Friday, October 28.