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In an effort to secure Safe Rates and better standards for outside hire TNT workers will take part in a series of 4-hour stoppages tomorrow.
The Transport Workers Union will today launch a case in Fair Work Australia against TNT after the transport giant docked workers pay during the recent floods when they were unable to work.
TNT employees across Australia will take part in a series of 4-hour stoppages across Australia on Friday with employers also voting to impose an indefinite ban on the loading and unloading of vehicles operated by outside hire companies at all TNT sites on Saturday
A new report showing Australia’s Defence instillations were poorly guarded has raised further concerns for increased security throughout the defence community. This report comes after three men were found guilty of plotting an attack on Holsworthy Army Base in December.
Qantas and Jetstar passengers in Australia should not have to pay for the printing of tickets at airports following a Spanish court’s ruling that Ryanair can't charge $40 for the printing of tickets.
The Transport Union Federation (MUA, TWU, RTBU) today welcomed the Gillard Government's National Port Strategy and said it will provide the framework and the vital direction Australia's Ports have long been crying out for. Together with the Government's proposed shipping reform, the successful adoption of the strategy will herald a new era for Australian ports and shipping