Rumor Mill: It's going again!

Discussion in 'XPO Logistics' started by ole man, Mar 15, 2017.

  1. ole man

    ole man Active Member

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    Has anyone heard?

    I'm in the Cincinnati District of our company. Twice now I've heard the rumor that XPO/CNWY is going to give us a $1.00 per hour raise, but, overtime will be discontinued. Has anyone else heard of this and if so will employees simply accept it? Go at it!!
     
  2. icuicp

    icuicp Well-Known Member

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    Only heard it from one place: You.
     
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  3. Fly-by-night

    Fly-by-night Only when you care to send the very best

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    What said at my barn is we aren't getting anything.
     
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  4. ole man

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    OK, good nuff. I was only asking a question, you answered. Thanks.
     
  5. ole man

    ole man Active Member

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    I would rather this be the case rather than the rumor I hear to actually be true.
     
  6. ole man

    ole man Active Member

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    To me: XPO/CNWY or whatever you want to call them is stupid enough to try it. We'll see!
     
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  7. sportsman800

    sportsman800 Active Member

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    I agree
     
  8. sportsman800

    sportsman800 Active Member

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    Imagine that
     
  9. Trucker 206

    Trucker 206 Well-Known Member

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    By discontinuing OT, if this is true and comes to fruition, I wonder if they mean cutting guys loose at their 8, or just refusing to pay OT (where legal).
     
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  11. sucker666

    sucker666 Well-Known Member

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    I doubt they would stop paying o/t... If I had to guess I think there will be a moderate pay increase announced in early summer and implemented a couple months following.
     
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  12. kenneth

    kenneth Well-Known Member

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    Trying to keep up with "The Old Dog" I see. :hilarious:
     
  13. Trucker 206

    Trucker 206 Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like some of us might be in the wrong business.
     
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  14. icuicp

    icuicp Well-Known Member

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    Would a lot of city drivers transfer to the south with no difference in pay? Or would you just leave and go to a better company?
     
  15. upnorth

    upnorth Super Moderator Staff Member

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    There is a new dispatch software in use now. It tracks the city dsr start times, and if a driver is coming up to his 8, a red flag appears by his name. The onus is on the fos now to schedule the drivers properly, and minimize the ot.
     
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  16. Trucker 206

    Trucker 206 Well-Known Member

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    Good God...what next?
     
  17. sucker666

    sucker666 Well-Known Member

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    They have had on screen o/t tracking for a long time at our terminal
     
  18. weiner

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    Do you get to vote on it?
     
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  19. upnorth

    upnorth Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It's not the same. It's a kronos kind of deal. Keeps track of start times and when they should finish without going into ot. Suppose to make them accountable for sending a guy cross country for a pick up when he's close to his 8. Will it reduce ot? Maybe, but not by much.
     
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  20. icuicp

    icuicp Well-Known Member

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    Someone has to deliver and pick up the freight. If we don't do it someone else will.
     
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