DHL Supply Chain has again been forced to defend itself against union claims that it is “endangering thousands” with “inadequate” coronavirus social distancing and safety measures and by forcing self-isolating workers to survive on statutory sick pay (SSP). GMB, Unite, Usdaw, RMT and URTU today (16 April) called on DHL Supply Chain, which employs around 41,000 people in the UK, to work with them to resolve its workforce’s concerns over COVID-19 safety and the rate of pay for staff who […]
HGV driver medicals are being suspended by two of the largest providers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Transport workers are among those on a new government list of people deemed “critical to the COVID-19 response” and whose children will therefore be prioritised for educational provision in schools.
Industrial action by Unite members at Kuehne + Nagel Drinks Logistics (KNDL) has been halted, following meetings between union representatives and company managers last week, KNDL has confirmed.