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IR laws update at depots

Aug 23, 2011

The union will be visiting depots with the RTBU’s senior campaign officer Maryanne Stuart in the coming weeks to advise […] Read More »

Drivers back paid as talks continue

Aug 22, 2011

The new interim Bus Operator Award was ratified last Friday, August 19, before Justice Staff at the industrial relations commission. […] Read More »

Mind the Gap – A Day at the London Transport Museum

Aug 15, 2011

RTBU members travelling to the Old Dart should keep in mind a visit to the London Transport Museum. The Museum, […] Read More »

Award Negotiations: Vote on August 1

Jul 27, 2011

The Union Executive (all depot delegates and officials) has issued the following important notice to members regarding the current round […] Read More »

Shed driver review in dispute

Jul 22, 2011

The unpopular shed driver review, which was included in the 2009 pay deal for drivers, is currently in dispute while […] Read More »

Uniform allowance dispute goes to court

Jul 14, 2011

As part of the 2007 Award, STA agreed to provide a new uniform to all drivers, and every year after […] Read More »

Drivers call for extra security

Jul 12, 2011

Drivers around Sydney have noticed an increased level of alcohol- and drug-fuelled violence on buses and are concerned that not enough […] Read More »

Sign up to Bus Express and Win!

Jul 11, 2011

Bus Express is not only bringing you the latest news and views from life in the bus lane – it’s […] Read More »

Conciliation Win

Jul 8, 2011

The RTBU is pleased to announce a successful outcome in a conciliation case at the commission the NSW Industrial Relations […] Read More »

Award negotiations halted

Jul 5, 2011

As part of the new IR laws, the state government has offered a standard 2.5% pay rise to bus drivers. […] Read More »