The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has called off the 24-hour Royal Mail and Parcelforce strike planned for Monday (4 November). In a joint statement, the CWU and the operator said they have “made progress in talks” and have committed to coming to an agreement by 13 November. However, the validity of the ballot for industrial action has been extended until 20 November in case the two sides can’t reach an agreement. Although the terms of the proposed agreement have not […]
The Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) has called on the Irish government to use emergency powers to lift the drivers’ hours and tachograph rules for vehicles caught up at Calais.
Hermes Parcelnet pays its suppliers more quickly than any other company in the Motor Transport Top 100 top 10, an MT analysis has found.
Parcelforce Worldwide is facing the threat of disruption, with Unite members set to vote on whether to adopt a ‘work to rule’ policy at the delivery firm due to a pay dispute.