TWU

  • Media Release

    ANOTHER LOSS FOR SCANDAL-RIDDEN AEROCARE

    May 16

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 15 May 2018
     
    The Federal Court has today rejected a substandard agreement by Aerocare, the aviation company at the centre of a scandal involving staff forced to sleep at airports.

  • Media Release

    BUDGET SET TO FAIL ON AIRPORT SECURITY

    May 09

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 9 May 2018
     
    Budget funding for enhanced security at airports will fail without addressing gaping holes created by staffing issues, the Transport Workers’ Union has warned.

  • Media Release

    WIN FOR TRANSPORT WORKERS AS NATROAD BACKS DOWN ON OPPOSITION TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE

    May 08

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 8 May 2018
     
    Transport workers will be able to access domestic violence leave when it is introduced nationally after NatRoad backed down in its opposition.

  • Media Release

    TWU TO CHALLENGE SUBSTANDARD AEROCARE AGREEMENT

    May 02

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 2 May 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union will challenge the latest substandard agreement by Aerocare, the company at the centre of a scandal over staff forced to sleep at airports.

  • Media Release

    GOVERNMENT MUST ACT OVER FOOD DELIVERY 'SHAM CONTRACTING'

    April 30

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 30 April 2018
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union is calling on the Federal Government to regulate food delivery companies after internal communication at Foodora shows the company admits it could be engaging in ‘sham-contracting’.

  • Media Release

    AIRPORT PROFITS SOAR OVER $2 BILLION WHILE ATTACKS ON AIRPORT WORKER WAGES CONTINUE

    April 26

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 26 April 26 2018

    A report by the ACCC today shows profits by the four main airports has surpassed $2 billion, as airport employees this week face a major attack on their livelihoods.