TWU slams ATA's call for 457 Visas for trucking industry

ABC PM Agenda reports on the call from the Australian Trucking Association for an extension of 457 visas to truck drivers.

TWU Acting National Secretary Michael Kaine points out that foreign truck drivers are even more vulnerable to exploitations and bullying in what is already Australia's most dangerous industry.

Truckie Frank Black speaks about the pressures in the industry and how the answer is Safe Rates for truck drivers and end to the lethal squeeze from big transport clients like Coles.


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