A row has erupted between tipper drivers in Wales and their former employer Hanson after the construction supplier agreed to transfer the work to Manchester operator Gerrards of Swinton. Seven HGV drivers working out of Criggion quarry near Shrewsbury, plus one based in Wigan, resigned from the company after Hanson said it had agreed to TUPE them over to the haulier. One of the drivers, Ivan Davies, told motortransport.co.uk they were unhappy with the lack of communication from Hanson and […]
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