TWU

  • 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.

  • Media Release

    Truck drivers should not be fined over delays

    April 06

    Truck drivers have called on clients to be reasonable and not enforce fines on drivers given the large delays on the Pacific Highway following this morning’s fatal accident near Macksville.

  • Media Release

    Qantas training strikebreakers overseas

    April 05

    The Transport Workers Union has labelled the training by Qantas of overseas “strikebreakers” as immoral and un-Australian, comparing it to the Patrick’s waterfront dispute of 1998 when workers were trained in the Middle East.

  • Media Release

    Management fails again during Qantas breach

    April 04

    The Transport Workers Union has called for a complete upgrade of all security across Qantas operations after yet another security breach at a busy capital city terminal.

  • Media Release

    TWU calls for meetings between Qantas employees and management to cut through smoke and mirrors techniques

    March 30

    Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union said the claims from Qantas Management that the only choice they have is to make workforce cuts are standard techniques in the lead up to wage negotiations. 

  • Media Release

    Labor movement called to protect secure employment

    March 22

    Thousands of Qantas employees across ground operations have indicated that job security will be a key point of negotiations with the employer when they start later this year, with the Transport Workers Union calling on all working Australians to get behind the ACTU’s push to end precarious employment.