Average weekly earnings in the transport and storage sector appear to be rising faster than in the wider economy, new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show. Published this week, the ONS figures suggest average weekly earnings in the transport and storage sector in November 2013 of £547 (including bonuses), up 2.6% on the figure a year earlier. That compares to an average in the wider economy of £475 a week, up 0.6% from the previous year. The […]
Union Unite has warned further industrial action could be on the cards by drivers and warehouse staff at white goods manufacturer Indesit UK, if a ballot on the company’s latest pay offer leads to it being rejected.
The threat of further industrial action by drivers and warehouse staff at white goods manufacturer Indesit has receded after conciliation talks held at Acas last week led to a revised pay offer.
Industrial action by Prospect members at DVSA has been called off after the agency approached ACAS to help resolve the dispute.