TWU

  • News

    Busways Stoppage For Monday 29 August 2016 And Today, Ticket And Opal Card Machines Not In Operation

    August 26

    TWU NSW BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 26 August 2016
     
    Notification of legal Industrial Action which will impact Busways services on the Central Coast and in areas of Western Sydney (Penrith, Blacktown, Windsor and Castle Hill areas).

  • News

    FARE FREE DAYS CONTINUE AT BUSWAYS

    August 25

    TWU NSW Media Release

    It’s time for the next step in the campaign by TWU Members employed by Busways.

    Members have resolved to provide two fare free days to commuters who use Busways buses in Western Sydney (Penrith, Blacktown, Windsor and Castle Hill areas) and on the Central Coast.

    Today, Thursday 25 August 2016 and tomorrow Friday 26 August 2016 Passengers who use a Busways bus (on the Central Coast or in Western Sydney) can keep their Opal Card in their wallets for two days as Opal and ticketing machines will not be operating.

  • Media Release

    Coles Must Stop The Squeeze On Trucking

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEAES, 24 August 2016

    The Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) has called on Coles to take its foot off the throat of transport workers, after posting another 4.3% increase in annual pre-tax earnings today.

  • Media Release

    Qantas Profits Hide Increased Security Risks

    August 24

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 August 2016
     
    Qantas’ full year results are masking the dangerous truth of increased security risks throughout the company’s aviation operations, according to the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU).

  • Media Release

    Mascot Tanker Flip Shows Industry On Edge

    August 19

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 19 August 2016
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has strengthened calls for the implementation of a national Safe Rates System after an overturned fuel tanker carrying 35,000 litres of diesel and unleaded fuel caused havoc for Sydney road users on Friday morning.

  • News

    Almost All Queensland Bus Drivers Threatened Or Intimidated, Union Survey Finds

    August 19

    ABC News, by Sharnie Kim, 19 August 2016
     
    A survey of bus drivers in Queensland has found virtually all of them have been abused on the job.