TWU

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    Court ruling gave workers victory

    May 11

    A ruling last month by the Federal Court in Melbourne secured a significant victory for members of the Transport Workers' Union (TWU) employed by waste company JJ Richards.

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    Retail giants on notice to face court

    May 11

    The big retailers will face scrutiny over driver safety after police filed more than 1000 charges against executives of four trucking companies.

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    TWU vows to fight for 1st Fleet workers

    May 03

    The Transport Workers Union (TWU) says it will switch focus to trying to secure any outstanding rights and entitlements belonging to sacked 1st Fleet workers.

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    Qantas act is being flouted

    May 02

    Qantas is avoiding its obligations to Australia in shedding maintenance jobs, union says.

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    Charges laid over bus assault

    May 01

    The Transport Workers' Union says Sunshine Coast bus drivers need to be urgently trained in conflict resolution and self-defence after an assault on Sunday.

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    Truck driver safety focus of new Bill

    April 26

    The long road to better conditions for truck drivers reached its destination after the Road Safety Remuneration Bill in the federal senate this month.