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  • Owner Driver Magazine TWU Column - 2014 July

    Blog Name : The TWU blog

    Safe rates of pay
    A ray of hope this month as the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal continues hearings on safe rates of pay.

    Owner Driver, by Tony Sheldon

    1/07/2014 4:53:01 PM

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  • Owner Driver Magazine TWU Column - 2014 May

    Blog Name : The TWU blog

    This month marks an important first step towards delivering Safe Rates. On May 1 the first orders of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) for the road transport and distribution and long distance sectors came into effect.

    Owner Driver, by Tony Sheldon

    1/05/2014 4:43:32 PM

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  • Owner Driver Magazine TWU Column - 2014 April

    Blog Name : The TWU blog

    Suzanne de Beer and Lystra Tagliaferri never thought that they needed to worry about pay and conditions in the transport industry. This changed when their husbands were killed in a truck crash on the fourth of February 2011. On that day, they tragically became aware of the link between transport rates and safe roads.
     
    Owner Driver, by Tony Sheldon

    1/04/2014 4:30:44 PM

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  • Another Year, Another Fight

    Blog Name : The TWU blog

    Drivers won a victory in 2012 when we secured the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT), with powers to act on unsafe rates of pay. The RSRT was the product of 20 years of academic research and the testimony of hundreds of drivers, their families and safety experts.
     
    Owner Driver, by Tony Sheldon

    24/02/2014 5:11:46 PM

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