NEWS & MEDIA

TWU Election Advert To Highlight Coalition Opposition To Road Safety

10 Jun 2016

An advert is to be broadcast highlighting the horrific effects of the Government’s opposition to a system of safe rates for truck drivers, which would cut the number of deaths in truck crashes. Read More »

Labor Re-Commits To Reducing Truck-Related Carnage On Our Roads

29 Jul 2015

The Transport Workers Union has commended the Australian Labor Party for reaffirming its support for the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT), a critical institution in the battle to reduce the epidemic of truck-related accidents on our roads. Read More »

TWU Slams Coalition Plans to Scrap Safe Rates Tribunal

9 Oct 2013

The TWU has accused the Abbott government of plotting to scrap the body responsible for keeping big trucks safe on our roads. Read More »

Abbott’s Planned Review of RSRT an ‘Insult’: Forno

14 Aug 2013

The Transport Workers Union (TWU) is using the federal Opposition’s attitude toward the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) to urge truck drivers not to vote for the party at the election.

New South Wales TWU Secretary Wayne Forno has written to union members criticising the Coalition’s pledge to “urgently review the operation of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal and the need for a further level of regulation”.
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Tribunal Must Be Given the Time It Needs: TWU

19 Jun 2013

The Transport Workers Union (TWU) has taken aim at the federal Coalition’s […] Read More »

Coalition IR Policy A U-turn on Road Safety

9 May 2013

Plans announced by the Coalition to review the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal […] Read More »

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