A total of 94% of drivers voted in favour of the strike © Zetter / Getty Images
A total of 94% of drivers voted in favour of the strike © Zetter / Getty Images

Fears for supplies after truck drivers strike

27 August 2021

Around 7,000 Australian truck drivers have taken strike action that has led to fears food and fuel supplies could be disrupted.

Drivers for the Toll transport company are striking in protest at the company’s plans to cut overtime for permanent staff and increase use of short-term contractors on lower wages.

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