JCB delivery drivers at DHL call off strike after winning almost 10% wage hike
Delivery drivers at DHL working for JCB have called off a strike after securing an almost 10% pay rise. The drivers, who deliver JCB parts between factories across the UK, were due to walk out yesterday and today (23 and 24 May). However, an eleventh hour offer from DHL, of 9.5% plus a GBP750 bonus was agreed after 80% of the drivers, who are all GMB members, voted in favour of the deal.
Stuart Harrison, GMB organiser, said: "GMB members [...]