TWU

  • News

    Companies, Clients Should Face Jail Over Fatal Crashes, Says TWU

    August 16

     
    TWU SA/NT BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 16 August 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union has called for more accountability at the top after charges were laid against a waste company for a horror crash in Urrbrae in which two people died.

  • News

    No Opal Cards Required In Bus Drivers' Day Of Action On Central Coast

    August 16

    Daily Telegraph, Patrick Boddan, 16 August 2016
     
    Busways drivers are urging Central Coast residents to leave their Opal cards at home on Wednesday, with the public to be offered free transport by the bus service.

  • Media Release

    TWU Demands Carnell Explain Why She Opposed System Which Delivered 30-Day Payments

    August 15

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 15 August 2016
     
    The TWU is demanding the Small Business Ombudsman Kate Carnell explain why she opposed a system which delivered a requirement for drivers to be paid within 30 days of work – only to now call for such payment terms.

  • Media Release

    Industry Groups In Attempt To Rip Off Drivers At Fair Work Commission

    August 15

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 15 August 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is opposing attempts by industry lobby groups to reduce wages for long distance truck drivers and bus drivers at the Fair Work Commission today.

  • News

    Busways Drivers In Western Sydney And On The Central Coast Say, "Leave Your Opal Cards At Home"

    August 15

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 15 August 2016
     
    People who catch a Busways Bus in Western Sydney or on the Central Coast this Wednesday, 17 August will be able to travel for free.  Ticket machines and Opal Card Readers will not be operating on the day.

  • News

    Small trucks targeted in NSW police blitz

    August 10

    Big Rigs, August 9, 2016
     
    Small and medium rigid trucks were targeted in a police operation in Sydney's West on Monday.