Cemex drivers supplying construction materials across the UK have voted for strike action in a dispute over pay. A continuous work to rule will begin on Monday 22 May, followed by an initial 24 hour strike on 26 May. The 82 HGV drivers returned an 87% vote in favour of strike action and action short of a strike after they were offered a 1.6% increase on pay and allowances backdated to July 2016. The Unite union said major construction projects […]
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