Strike action at Cemex has been called off after the company agreed to a package of measures that will increase drivers’ annual salary. An ongoing dispute over pay turned into the threat of a 24-hour strike on 26 May after 82 drivers returned an 87% vote in favour of downing tools at the concrete and aggregates firm. The Unite union said industrial action would affect major construction projects, including those at Heathrow and the Mersey Gateway Project. But following further […]
Grangemouth oil refinery has been shutdown by operator Ineos until a shareholder review on Tuesday, despite an announcement earlier today by Unite that planned industrial action at the site had been called off.
Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union (CWU) have revealed the details of their agreement which has ended the lengthy dispute between the two parties.
Operators have been urged to ensure they are calculating holiday pay correctly.