A bus boss revealed striking drivers cost the firm up to £300,000 and told travellers the stoppage was a “once in a two generation” event.
Bus drivers want to “build bridges” with bosses after a deal was struck to end a bitter dispute, their union boss said today.
Bosses at an Aberdeen bus firm have expressed their hope that a dispute with striking drivers will be concluded today.
First Aberdeen makes ‘maximum’ offer to bus drivers in last-ditch bid to put brakes on strike action
Bosses at an Aberdeen bus firm have made an eleventh hour offer to striking drivers in an effort to avert indefinite action.
Union bosses are hopeful that a meeting with a mediation service will avert an indefinite bus strike next week.
First Aberdeen managing director Andrew Jarvis said the company was at its “breaking point” and cannot offer any more due to the losses incurred by the strike action.
A war of words has erupted between an Aberdeen bus firm and its drivers after talks to end industrial action broke down again without agreement.
The managing director of a bus company has confirmed the firm is willing to continue dialogue with striking drivers – and said the action has impacted the business.
The chief of an Aberdeen transport firm was to drive buses in a bid to keep the service running as industrial action got under way today.
Aberdeen bus drivers have called for 11 days of walkouts in a move that could have a major impact on the city’s public transport network.
Aberdeen bus drivers have been told refusing proposed changes at work could result in potential “termination of employment”.
Aberdeen bus drivers fear ongoing row over new contracts could lead to ‘serious incident or accident’
Stress caused by a contract dispute with a firm may lead to a serious incident – according to Aberdeen bus drivers.
Aberdeen bus drivers and their families have staged a protest over changes to contracts.
Safety concerns have been raised over planned changes to contracts for Aberdeen bus drivers.
The new head of First Bus in Scotland has told how he plans to improve safety and the environmental impact of vehicles.