Union Unite is calling for XPO Logistics to close its Swindon depot following an outbreak of Covid-19 at its Iceland facility. Robert Buckland, MP for South Swindon, also weighed in this week calling on XPO Logistics to ensure its Swindon depot is safe after 64 workers at the facility were found to be suffering from Covid-19. The call follows a spike in infection rates in the town which council officials said had been traced in large part to XPO Logistics’ […]
The Unite union has strongly criticised plans to rely on a movable concrete barrier on the M20 to deal with cross channel disruption while ignoring the welfare needs of HGV drivers.
The DfT is set to reveal its plans for the transport industry in relation to Covid-19, Brexit and the skills shortage at the Freight People’s latest online meeting this month.
A renewed pay offer by DHL Supply Chain to its Wagon Wheel workers in Liverpool has resulted in strike action being suspended – but Unite warned industrial action could ramp up again.