Pay another day


Road transport operators appear to be keeping staff remuneration under control as the UK’s ponderous recovery unfolds, with just a quarter having granted pay rises to their employees in the past 12 months. A survey of SMEs on behalf of Close Brothers Asset Finance, albeit covering 550 companies from across the business spectrum, also revealed that where pay increases were awarded by the road transport operators within the overall sample, less than half (40%) were above the rate of inflation. […]