Vehicle testing operations at authorised testing facilities (ATFs) could be disrupted tomorrow (20 November), after union Prospect confirmed many of its 580 members within the DVSA will be out on strike. The three-hour strike, set to begin at 8am, comprises both vehicle testing and roadside enforcement staff. Prospect negotiations officer Helen Stevens told Motortransport.co.uk today that a last-ditch meeting with DVSA on Monday had failed to change anything in the long-running dispute. This centres around the pay and conditions that […]
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Union Prospect has confirmed a strike by its members at the DVSA. It comes after it received support for industrial action in a ballot over the pay and conditions that will apply as part of the introduction of the Next Generation Testing (NGT) model the agency is rolling out nationwide, and also over new flexible working patterns more generally.