Saturday December 5, 2020
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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.

Food factories could be Covid-19 super spreaders this Christmas
30/11/2020
Unions, including URTU, have warned that food processing factories could become "super spreaders" of Covid-19 in the run up to Christmas.

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New figures back case for Union Learning Fund
26/11/2020
Union's have drawn the government's attention to a new document which underlines the value for money offered by the Union Learning Fund (ULF).

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Health & Safety Executive Inspections
24/11/2020
The Health & Safety Executive and local authorities are carrying out inspections in the logistics and distribution sector to ensure that businesses are Covid-secure.

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HSE 'Driving Safely for Work' Survey
24/11/2020
As a person who drives for work, or employs those who do, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is interested in your views/experiences regarding the risks you/your employees face when driving in work time (excluding commuting).

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Petroleum Driver Passport (PDP) Scheme - Revised Amendments due to Covid-19
10/11/2020
The Downstream Oil Distribution Forum (DODF) have reviewed the PDP Scheme dispensations in the light of the on-going Covid-19 pandemic, and the training and assessment challenges the industry faces.

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