fbpx

Newsroom

 

Latest News

Parliament

Media Releases

This video highlights troubling corporate practices by Uber in the US

Nov 27, 2023 | News

Caution: This video highlights troubling corporate practices by Uber in the US. It’s vital to recognize that such behavior may extend to places like Australia.
The Transport Workers Union (TWU) strong advocacy at a state and federal level backs the Albenese Labor government’s Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Closing Loopholes) Bill 2023.Currently before the Australian Parliament.
While no bill is perfect, this bill aims to protect gig workers and will impact Uber’s unchecked unregulated expansion, this will hopefully have a positive change on all those in the commercial passenger vehicle industry including taxis, and the wider transport industries.

Share this:

Related News

Queensland Taxi Review – Letter to the Minister

Queensland Taxi Review – Letter to the Minister

Recently, I have been asked by some taxi licence holders in Queensland if I could write to the Queensland Transport Minister Mellish, expressing my view on the unintended consequences of the taxi reforms that came into play in 2018 in Victoria. Queensland has so far...

Uber “Kill Switch” Claim

Uber “Kill Switch” Claim

The class action against Uber by Maurice Blackburn is scheduled for the second week of March in the Supreme Court. It has been a long journey, and a long time coming. Much work has been done by an extremely talented team to get here. Over 8000 registrants around...

Tax Cuts

Tax Cuts

From today’s Herald Sun today a scale of the new stage 3 tax cuts. Lot of people are whipping themselves into a frenzy over Albanese Government stage 3 tax cuts because they changed their position in the best interest of the majority of workers. It’s pretty simple to...