A Week To Champion Road Safety

1 Jul 2015

Come along to show your support for road safety: Senate Inquiry into Road Safety 12pm, Thursday 2 July, NSW Parliament. Read More »

ACCC Takes Action Against Coles For Unconscionable Conduct

16 Oct 2014

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched further legal action against Coles, alleging Australia’s second largest retailer breached the law by engaging in unconscionable conduct against five suppliers.

SMH, by Sue Mitchell, 16 October 2014 Read More »

Road Safety is Not Red Tape

28 May 2014

Transport Workers’ Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today said a recent court decision relating to the tragic truck crash that killed two Western Australian men in 2011 serves as a reminder that road safety is more than red tape and urged the Coalition to abandon plans to abolish the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT).

TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 28 May 2014 Read More »

1,100 Factory Deaths One Year On: Coles Still Using Bangladesh Sweatshops

24 Apr 2014

One year after the Rana Plaza collapse that resulted in 1,100 factory deaths, the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) has notified the National Human Rights Commission of Bangladesh of suspected human rights abuses by Australian retailer Coles.

TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 24 April 2014 Read More »

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator

12 Feb 2014

Transport Workers’ Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today (10/2/14) said the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator, which starts operations today, would not address the economic pressures on drivers which were the major cause of speeding, fatigue and poor maintenance.

TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 10 February 2014 Read More »


21 Mar 2012

Photographs from our recent media event (March 21, 2012) on the front […] Read More »

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