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 […]
Trade volumes into the Republic of Ireland (ROI) from Great Britain fell 50% in January compared to the same month last year, the Irish government revealed this week.
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.
DHL Supply Chain is facing further strike action at its Liverpool depot this week after negotiations over pay and conditions collapsed.