Lock -In-Rides???

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Warning letter, May 8, 2012.

  1. Finally got a time study in our center, 10 years coming!!!! Went from 1 person a day scratching to 1 person a day scratching!!!!! Now they are starting the lock in rides!!!! What does a lock in ride mean, and what can we do through the Union hall to stop some of this harassament?????
  2. hurricanegunner

    hurricanegunner UPSPoop

    In our center, the drivers who have lock-in rides are ridden with for three days. They take an average of the over/under nonsense for those three days and tell the driver he/she must meet that average every day. Then that driver continues to ignore their phony numbers and files when the harrassment gets too much.
  3. Anonymous 10

    Anonymous 10 Guest

    Do your job by the methods to the T. Write down everything they say to you in a journal as well as a description of your day each and everyday. Write down your numbers. When you feel harassed file a grievance and don't elaborate when you are questioned about Why it took so long. It took that long because that's how long it took.
  4. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    It is just this simple.
    It's a calculated bluff to force the weak to skip their lunch and breaks, as well as to come in early and make up for what the preload can't accomplish.
    It will never go any farther than the "letter of record" you'll receive immediately following the 3 day orchestrated ride.
    Unfortunately 3 out of 4 sheep can't see that they are bluffing.
    They do it because it works.
  5. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Seriously, I've been running the same route for 12 years, and suddenly due to technoligical advances I'm now supposed to be x# of stops better per hour.
    They'll be lucky if I manage to maintain what I have "demonstrated" over past 12 years.
  6. Anonymous 10

    Anonymous 10 Guest

    Ups drivers aren't like wine we just don't get better with age. The older we get the more we smell like bengay.
  7. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    Do not live in the past. Can't be 2009 Champ forever.
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  8. Monkey Butt

    Monkey Butt You can call me Chappy Staff Member

    Really! How long you bengay?
  9. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Take your own advise and realize you're no monster, rather a brownnoodle.
    I will always be the 2009 Champ, nobody can take that from me.
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  10. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Working on your bucket list?
  11. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    I liked the first version better then brownnoodle.
  12. toonertoo

    toonertoo Most Awesome Dog Staff Member

    My lock in was 13.9. Before I gained 50 nda delivery and 50 on pick up. Though my pieces changed from 250 del to 330 or more to pu 70s to 140 or more my numbers have went down. Im not Sheldon (big bang theory, watch it if you havent) but I know math. A little. it aint the same, gimmee a letter. I have no clue why it has changed. And neither do they, and quite frankly I dont care. And neither do they. So its mutual. Im waiting for the letter, I havent heard a peep. I get an extra five hours OT a week, minimum, they keep sending me out with the same dispatch. I guess the more they give me, the faster Ill run. Bengay is my friend, or thermacare.
    Yea get those sales leads, and your dispatch will reflect it, it dont, it doesnt, and it wont. And you will get screwed on your lead.
    UPS it aint for everybody, but I will retire much richer, should I make it.
  13. Anonymous 10

    Anonymous 10 Guest

    I feel better just flushed another brownmonster down. Wosh
  14. soberups

    soberups Pees in the brown Koolaid

    Ask them to show you where exactly in the labor agreement it refers to so-called "lock-in" rides being a valid basis for discipline. All you will get in response is a blank stare and maybe some double talk and BS, but no straight answer. The so-called "lock in" ride is nothing more than a pathetic attempt on their part to screw you out of your lunch and breaks.
  15. faded jeans

    faded jeans just a member

    Just wait till you really get old.
  16. The Milkman

    The Milkman Active Member

    Same Crap still going on since 81 when I started..Thank God I am now retired!!!!!!!!!!!!

  17. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    For a fleeting moment you are not full of :censored2:.