TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU Welcomes Dismissal Of Industry Lobby Group Application To Pay Drivers Less

    October 04

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 4 October 2016
     
    Truck drivers are celebrating a major win over industry lobby group NatRoad in its bid to pay them less by seeking an exemption from rules in NSW setting minimum pay rates.

  • News

    Industry's enemy

    October 01

    Drivers being paid for all the work they do will never happen while the current anomaly of low freight rates exists, writes The Interstater

  • 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.