Biffa strike ballot opens on Wirral as driver pay talks hit stalemate


 

A ballot for strike action among Biffa drivers on the Wirral has opened in a dispute over pay. The Unite union said local residents were bracing themselves for rubbish piling up in the streets after negotiations with Biffa Waste Services to resolve the issue hit a stalemate. It said the dispute is a result of the company not meeting the pay claim of its members for last year and also trying to move its workers onto monthly pay, “without meaningful […]