Hoyer drivers have put their employer on notice of 14 days of strike action after the company refused to back down on plans to make six drivers redundant at the Stanlow oil refinery. The Unite union said the strikes, on days spread across November, would cause considerable disruption to fuel supplies but it had no option but to press ahead. Unite said Hoyer customers that are set to be affected included Shell, Esso, BP, Essar, Euro Garages, Greenenergy and Liverpool […]
Union Prospect has confirmed a strike by its members at the DVSA. It comes after it received support for industrial action in a ballot over the pay and conditions that will apply as part of the introduction of the Next Generation Testing (NGT) model the agency is rolling out nationwide, and also over new flexible working patterns more generally.
Hauliers working for Aggregate Industries (AI) have been hit with a 3% reduction in their rates after the construction materials supplier said fuel prices had plummeted.
The FTA has seen enquiries to its member advice centre more than double since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak.