Tanker drivers working for fuel supplier North Air are celebrating after their union secured a 9% pay increase for them, as well as a 9% increase in shift allowances. Unite said the deal meant drivers supplying fuel to Glasgow airport would see their total annual income go up by around £3,159. North Air provides refuelling services for domestic and international airlines who fly into and out of the Scottish airport. This latest deal follows a string of successes by Unite […]
Royal Mail has made an improved pay offer to its management staff, and is to hold two days of meetings with Unite in a bid to end the ongoing pay dispute.
Andrew Malcolm, chief executive officer, Malcolm Group I don’t think we’re heading for a recession – I think we’re already in it, or that’s the approach we’re taking at Malcolm. When you’re in transport, with lower margins than we should all be working for, you always have to work with a tight control on cost management / cash. As my late father always said, ‘plan for the worst and you won’t be disappointed or surprised.’ It seems that all we […]
Industrial action by Prospect staff working for the DVSA looks set to run and run, after DVSA interim chief executive Paul Satoor said the so-called ‘modernisation of employment contract’ (MEC) at the heart of the matter would not be renegotiated.