TWU

  • Media Release

    British Airways Workers Need Our Support

    March 17

    Responding to British Airways Management’s attempts to unilaterally impose massive cuts on cabin crew staff terms and conditions, (including a 25% reduction in crew numbers) thousands of BA Cabin Crew members have been working with their union Unite to reach a reasonable outcome of the companies demands. (sound familiar?)

  • Media Release

    TWU welcomes White Paper

    February 23

    The Transport Workers Union today welcomed the Federal Government’s Counter Terrorism Whitepaper, saying corporate Australia also needed to heed international warnings and strengthen security.

  • Media Release

    MEDIA ALERT: TWU to appear at Parliamentary Committee

    February 18

    The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) will today appear before the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) inquiry into organized crime.

  • Media Release

    FAIR WORK AUSTRALIA TO RULE ON QANTAS SEX DISCRIMINATION

    February 13

    The Transport Workers Union yesterday filed an application for a general protections dispute with Fair Work Australia that seeks to reverse a recent decision by Qantas to bar all women from 47 new permanent positions created at Sydney Airport.

  • Media Release

    UNIONS TO LOOK AT QANTAS SAFETY LAPSES IN VIETNAM

    January 15

    The Transport Workers Union of Australia has today written letters to the Vietnamese Government and their ambassador in Australia to inform them of the Union’s intent to investigate alleged safety breaches by Australian airlines operating out of Vietnam.

  • Media Release

    QANTAS DEAL TO FACE INTERNATIONAL SCRUTINY

    January 07

    The Transport Workers Union raised further concerns today following the announcement of Qantas’ strategic alliance with AirAsia.