At the end of last year, the social partners in care and taxi transport agreed on a new collective labor agreement. In recent weeks, work has been done on finalizing the new collective labor agreement texts. These texts are now ready and adopted by the collective labor agreement parties CNV Vakmensen, FNV Taxi and Royal Dutch Transport, Care Transport and Taxi.
Differences of opinion about the substantive text of the Collective Labor Agreement lead to the taxi sector entering the new year without a new Collective Labor Agreement. The trade association KNV previously warned its members during the last meeting to be careful about implementing the proposed agreements with regard to the wage tables. No
Royal Dutch Transport (KNV) believes that the rates that Kiwa charges for products for healthcare, taxi and private bus transport are still far too high. The rates could and should be reduced considerably further. KNV made this known when the organization was consulted about the Kiwa rates
The corona crisis has taken a heavy toll on the healthcare transport sector. One of the consequences of this was that staff (sometimes out of necessity) left the sector, because many journeys were canceled for a longer period of time. Now that the demand for healthcare transport has increased again, the sector is struggling with hundreds of vacancies that are difficult to fill. It does not work
Bertho Eckhardt was reappointed by the members as chairman of the trade association Royal Dutch Transport. After two terms, he still has a warm heart for the mobility industry. In order to be able to give shape to his appointment for a third term, amendments to the articles of association were necessary, but votes were also voted there