Drivers Going Home On Mondays Not Forcing The Guarantee "On Topic"

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by Integrity, Oct 20, 2018.

  1. Integrity

    Integrity Binge Poster

    How many locals have Drivers heading home on Mondays, some locals refer to this as RLO(requested lay off), not enforcing guarantees that are in their supplements?

    I have know this anti-union, selfish, practice has been going on for a long time but I heard it has gotten worse during the Saturday ground era.
     
  2. Not many have been going home lately with the extra routes being put in.
     
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  3. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    Is there a question you're trying ask here?
     
  4. Integrity

    Integrity Binge Poster

    Note question mark in OP.
     
  5. Integrity

    Integrity Binge Poster

    Has this been a problem in your area in the past?
     
  6. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    your body will heal up with extra days off
     
  7. Sure was, especially after they started Saturday ground.
     
  8. babboo25

    babboo25 Well-Known Member

    Not here, we have Saturday guys working Monday for double time
     
  9. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes i feel like a nut sometimes i dont

    we are screwed as far as the guaranteed 8 hour language(as needed). 22 4 drivers are going to be used on a frequent basis to cut the OT
     
  10. If they can hire enough of them! We had two quit, one get hurt and one get DQ. All in one week.
     
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  11. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead My Senior Picture

    4
     
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  12. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes i feel like a nut sometimes i dont

    Well that would be the test, maybe this will back fire. Friday, the hub had two more (as the call it) crashes and one more personal injury.
     
  13. I think my center manager is ready to jump off of a bridge.
     
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  14. upsbeernut

    upsbeernut Sometimes i feel like a nut sometimes i dont

    BYE! Experience wins over Change.
     
  15. Netsua 3:16

    Netsua 3:16 Active Member

    It was like this when we started Saturday ground earlier this year. Now they can't get enough guys to come in Mondays and us Tues-Sat guys are getting 630 am calls every Monday
     
  16. km3

    km3 Well-Known Member

    Not sure about drivers, but in the hub management has been trying to send Article 22.3s home as early as possible lately, without their guarantee. Not forcing or anything, just asking for volunteers. Sometimes before the belts even start. Then supervisors start working. I try to grieve it, but the stewards tell me because there's a new hire "in the area" (and by that, I mean 100 ft. away, not looking at what the supervisor is doing), it's training and thus cannot be grieved.

    Maybe @BigUnionGuy can give some insight into this issue...
     
  17. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    I worked 12.62 hours Monday. Wish I could take a day!
     
  18. Integrity

    Integrity Binge Poster

    IMO, that is 4 too many.
     
  19. Back first

    Back first Active Member

    Is the supervisor training that specific employee? If not I would grieve the hell out of it.
     
  20. Coldworld

    Coldworld Bad mall cop...no donut!!!

    Having more cars on the road will cause more accidents and injuries....no way to get around this...