Operators slam Tarmac after premium rate for running walking floor trailers is scrapped


 

Tarmac’s franchisee operators have accused the company of decimating businesses after it told them the premium rate for running walking floor trailers would no longer be paid. Its insistence that firms start using non-tipping trailers was made several years ago on the grounds of health and safety, but Tarmac cushioned the expensive investment by paying hauliers using them at an enhanced rate of between 9-12%. But operators said Tarmac has announced it is removing this rate – and as a […]