Saturday March 6, 2021
For the road ahead


Welcome to the news page of the United Road Transport Union.

If you have any news stories that would be of interest to other URTU members, please contact the URTU newsdesk on 0161 486 2103 or contact here.

URTU Success at Employment Tribunal
Following an Employment Tribunal Hearing held on 4 February 2021, the URTU has won a protective award for a failure to comply with the requirements of Section 188 Trade Union & Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992.

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Check Before Returning to Work After a COVID-19 Test
Our Union has received a number of reports of employees being disciplined for returning to work whilst awaiting the result of a COVID-19 test, even when they have no symptoms of COVID-19.

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Neil Brown - Branch 3/1/01M - has confirmed his acceptance of his nomination to serve for an unexpired term of office, as National Executive Committee (NEC) member, responsible for Union members in Region 3.

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Stop the Fire and Rehire at DHL Marks and Spencer: Long Eaton
I just signed the petition "Stop the Fire and Rehire at DHL Marks and Spencer: Long Eaton" and wanted to ask if you could add your name too.

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