Unite members at UPS’s London depot in Camden have voted for strike action, something the union claims could severely disrupt the operator’s Christmas deliveries within the capital. Unite and UPS are at loggerheads over the union’s claim that the 120 drivers and loaders at the operator’s Camden depot are being forced to handle unreasonable workloads. UPS has denied the claims, but despite its efforts to resolve the issue 91% of the 120 drivers and loaders at the depot have now […]
Tanker firm Hoyer says a rejection of the latest tanker driver proposals by delegates at Unite’s oil trades conference is a “matter of grave concern”. It also slams Unite for its decision to re-ballot the company’s tanker drivers, following concerns raised that not all of them received ballot papers in the initial vote. Hoyer’s statement follows a vote from around 60 delegates at the Unite oil trades conference resulting in members recommending tanker drivers reject the deal in a national […]
Yodel is seeking 5,000 additional drivers, self-employed couriers and warehouse staff as it gears up for the Christmas peak.
Royal Mail shareholders have been advised to sell their shares in the wake of the newly announced pay and pension deal.