Unipart Logistics agrees to Acas pay talks with Unite before strike ballot


 

Unipart Logistics has agreed to take part in pay talks affecting NHS lorry drivers after previous negotiations with the Unite union collapsed. Talks mediated by conciliation service Acas will now take place before a ballot for strike action by “low-paid NHS lorry drivers” goes ahead, according to the union. It said the drivers are receiving just £10.24 an hour, but that negotiations involving the union, Unipart Logistics and NHS supply company Supply Chain Coordination broke down in November before a […]