UPS ‘cash on delivery’ transactions putting drivers at risk, Unite claims


 

UPS said it was working hard to mitigate an increase in ‘cash on delivery’ (CoD) transactions taking place when goods are delivered, after concerns were raised about drivers’ safety. Incidences of CoD have risen since the beginning of the year, due to the UK having left the European Union and deliveries subsequently attracting duties and levies, which couriers are collecting. The Unite union said CoD was a major health and safety issue during the Covid-19 pandemic, due to drivers not […]