A recognition agreement between XPO Logistics and the Unite union has been hailed as “a landmark deal” after becoming the first to be signed in one of the newly designated freeport zones. The union said the agreement covers pay and conditions for warehouse workers on the Nestle contract at the East Midlands Gateway. Freeports are a series of government designated zones that provide tax breaks to companies and eight new ones were announced by the Chancellor in the Budget in […]
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.
An uninsured HGV driver whose licence had been revoked has been jailed for more than three years after his vehicle struck and killed a cyclist in Derby.
XPO Logistics has won a multi-year contract renewal with safety equipment, work wear and safety services supplier Arco