NHL drivers cancel strike action after agreeing new pay deal with Unipart


NHS logistics (NHL) lorry drivers have called off a dispute with their employer Unipart after it offered an improved pay deal. The dispute involved 130 HGV and 7.5-tonne drivers, delivering NHS equipment and supplies, who were unhappy with being paid “an industry low” of £10.24 an hour, according to union Unite. It said that under the deal drivers will now receive a year’s 3% increase back dated to April 2019 and a 2.2% increase beginning April 2020, as well as […]