Thursday May 26, 2022
For the road ahead

10 Reasons to Join


URTU is the UK’s only specialist road haulage, distribution and logistics union.


You will be part of an organisation that negotiates improvements to your terms and conditions.


Direct access to a URTU Regional Officer to offer support, advice and assist with discipline & grievance cases.


Injury compensation cover if you have an accident or contract an industrial disease at work or an injury that results in absence from work. Win or lose, there will be no charge to you. If the claim should fail, the Union will indemnify you against any claim for costs made by the defendants or their insurers.


Access to free legal advice.


Protection and support should you ever face bullying, harassment or unfair treatment in the workplace.


Support to make your workplace a safer environment through your local URTU Health & Safety Representative.


Free training courses to keep your skills up to date and improve your knowledge.


Have a say in developing our URTU’s direction and policies.


Be part of a union that actively promotes equality and tackles all forms of discrimination.

If you work as a driver (HGV / LGV / van / forklift truck driver) or warehouse operative, the URTU is the union for you.

Let us be there to represent you and stand up for your rights.

Our aims...

URTU is a non-political organisation dedicated to advancing the interests of those workers connected with the road haulage industry.
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10 reasons...

Join the UK's only specialist road haulage, distribution and logistics union - an organisation that negotiates improvements.
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Join now...

Click here and fill in an online application form. Rates are available for drivers, non-drivers and part-time employees.
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