TWU

  • Media Release

    Transport Department confirms TWU claims

    May 04

    The Transport Workers Union has welcomed the Department of Infrastructure and Transport’s confirmation of claims by the workforce that only permanent staff were properly background checked for security concerns. 

  • Media Release

    Screening a must after updated airport threat

    May 02

    Transport workers at our national airports have called for an immediate upgrade in security at all airports, including the screening of every member of staff to go into secure airside areas, to ensure safety.

  • Media Release

    ACCC should investigate Qantas

    April 20

    The Transport Workers Union has called on the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission to investigate Qantas announcement of a massive fuel-related price increase on tickets.

  • Media Release

    Qantas/Jetstar attacks workforce claims

    April 20

    Qantas/Jetstar employees have called on CEO to give surety and security to the ongoing employment of thousands of hard-working employees across Australia, after the head of Qantas outlined future plans for the flying kangaroo included destroying Australian jobs under the guise of flexibility.

  • Media Release

    Drivers want safe clean rates and cut to fuel excise

    April 19

    Transport Workers want protections applied to any action taken to improve carbon emission outputs from transport in order to protect jobs and promote safety in an industry set to double in size over the next decade.

  • Media Release

    Truck Drivers Want Full Cost Recovery

    April 15

    Truck drivers have called on the Federal Government to provide full cost recovery from clients for all drivers if a price on carbon causes costs to increase in the transport sector.