Hanson drivers to vote on strike action after rejecting 2.5% pay offer


 

Over 200 Hanson lorry drivers and engineers are set to vote on strike action after rejecting a 2.5% pay offer from the company on the grounds that, with inflation running at 3.9%, the offer constitutes a pay cut. Hanson’s drivers and engineers say they are also “deeply unhappy” at what they describe as “the high handed management style” at the company and a “marked lack of dignity” at work, union Unite revealed this week. The ballot will open on Friday […]