Veolia bin workers threaten strike action over pay freeze


 

Workers employed by Veolia on its commercial bin collection service are balloting for industrial action in a dispute over pay. As we went to press, both sides were accusing each other of disregarding the facts and misleading information after the Unite union claimed Veolia had imposed a pay freeze, which was costing employees £20 a week. But Veolia hit back, saying it had been very clear to the trade union it was not proposing a pay freeze. Unite said businesses […]