Union Unite throws its weight behind #TruckedOff campaign


 

The Unite union has given its backing to HGV drivers’ grassroots campaign #TruckedOff, which aims to highlight the “dreadful employment conditions” being endured in the industry. As part of its support, the union is urging all professional drivers to park up at 11am on Monday 1 November and take their statutory rest break. It said the date had been chosen as it will fall after another expected extension by the government to the daily hours drivers can work, amid a […]