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  • TWU SLAMS FAIR WORK OMBUDSMAN'S UBER DECISION; CALLS FOR URGENT LAW CHANGES

    June 07


    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 7 June 2019
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has called on the Federal Government to enact urgent legislation to ensure workers in the gig economy are given rights and protections against exploitation, following the Fair Work Ombudsman’s announcement that it will not take action against Uber.

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  • TWU SLAMS FAIR WORK OMBUDSMAN'S UBER DECISION; CALLS FOR URGENT LAW CHANGES

    June 07


    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 7 June 2019
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has called on the Federal Government to enact urgent legislation to ensure workers in the gig economy are given rights and protections against exploitation, following the Fair Work Ombudsman’s announcement that it will not take action against Uber.

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  • WORLD FIRST AS 1,700 FOOD DELIVERY RIDERS GET $2.3MILLION PAY-OUT; BUT FOODORA GETS AWAY WITH $5.5 MILLION WAGE THEFT

    May 13

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 10 May 2019
     
    Food delivery riders in Australia have achieved a world first with almost 1,700 riders to receive back-pay from today totalling nearly $2.3 million, after Foodora was forced to admit it was underpaying their wages and refusing them superannuation.

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  • CLASS ACTION AGAINST UBER RAISES QUESTIONS OVER IPO

    May 03


    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 3 May 2019
     
    A class action by taxi drivers against Uber is raising serious questions over the imminent public sale of the billion-dollar backed company as a risk factor for investors, the Transport Workers’ Union has said.

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