Bus and Tram Express
Bus and Tram Express
Covid-19 Updates

Media release: Transport workers welcome fines for despicable attacks on frontline workers

Apr 19, 2020

The introduction of fines and potential jail time for anyone caught spitting or coughing on transport workers, including bus drivers […] Read More »

FAQs for Tram and Bus Division members: COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020

Given the current situation is relatively stable, staying abreast of the latest information has become a bit easier.  Below is […] Read More »

Jobkeeper: A quick guide to changes to the Fair Work Act

Apr 9, 2020

The Federal Parliament has passed changes to the Fair Work Act as part of the Government’s JobKeeper wage subsidy program. […] Read More »

News story: bus drivers not getting enough protection

Apr 9, 2020

Tram and Bus Division Secretary, David Babineau, spoke with Ch9 yesterday about the lack of personal protective equipment for bus […] Read More »

Member update: 4 April

Apr 7, 2020

Dear members, We are now in unprecedented times and the going is rough for many of us in the tram […] Read More »

Member update: COVID-19

Mar 21, 2020

Dear members, Firstly, thank you again for everything you are doing during these difficult times. As tram and bus employees, […] Read More »

COVID-19 update for Newcastle members

Mar 17, 2020

Last week the Union made contact with Transport for NSW about suspending cash handling on buses in response to member […] Read More »

COVID-19: latest update

Mar 6, 2020

The RTBU has been meeting regularly with employers and government health representatives to ensure adequate measures are being put in […] Read More »