Friday November 24, 2017
For the road ahead

Our Team

The URTU is organised on democratic principles with the aim of devolving power to the membership. This is exercised through over 500 elected key people working on a local basis as URTU Shop Stewards and Branch Secretaries. The Union's Executive Committee members work on a regional basis with the President being elected on a national basis. All these positions are voluntary.

The General Secretary, who is responsible for the running of the organisation, is in a full-time, salaried position but is subject to election every five years. National and Regional Officers (many are former drivers) are employed full time and, along with Head Office staff, are protected by normal employee rights and are not subject to election.

The people who work for URTU are professionals. They have developed a range of skills to ensure first class representation and assistance is available to members in relation to negotiations on terms and conditions, health and safety or tribunal applications.

GENERAL SECRETARY, NATIONAL AND REGIONAL OFFICERS

Robert F Monks
Robert F Monks
Acting General Secretary
Brian Hart
Brian Hart
National Officer




Lee Pimbley
Lee Pimbley
Regional Officer
Region 1
Chris Dubber
Chris Dubber
Regional Officer
Region 3
Alex Harris
Alex Harris
Regional Officer
Region 7








EXECUTIVE


Eric Drinkwater
Vice President & NEC Member (R3)

Neil Brown
Trustee (R1, 3 & 7)

        



Peter Roe
Trustee (R8, 9 & 11)

Ralph Bellamy
NEC Member (R8)


                                                            



Mark Rushby
NEC Member (R9)

Jason Chittock
NEC Member (R11)



 

 

 


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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