Yodel said it was working with the GMB union to resolve a row over pay and conditions as the firm’s LGV1 drivers vote on whether to take strike action. A ballot opens on August 25 and closes on September 15 – meaning industrial action could take place during Yodel’s busiest ‘peak’ period in the lead up to Christmas. GMB said drivers were angry over their “work life balance”, the fact agency workers are paid more than directly employed drivers, annual […]
Doubts are growing that there is sufficient support for a national HGV drivers’ strike for it to go ahead.
Union Unite is calling for XPO Logistics to close its Swindon depot following an outbreak of Covid-19 at its Iceland facility.
Vehicle testing operations at authorised testing facilities (ATFs) could be disrupted tomorrow (20 November), after union Prospect confirmed many of its 580 members within the DVSA will be out on strike.