Bus

Pay for Nike shuttle drivers cut with contractor switch

Posted on July 9, 2013

Nike World Headquarters photo via Flickr - StarrGazr
Nike World Headquarters photo via Flickr - StarrGazr
BEAVERTON, Ore. — Shuttle drivers transporting employees and others around Nike's Oregon-based World Headquarters' campus took a pay cut from $13.54 to $12 an hour when the company switched contractors. The changes, which included losing paid vacation, holiday and sick days, have affected nine shuttle drivers, The Oregonian reported.

A driver critical of the move told the paper that the fleet's accident-free history is not being appreciated. For the full story, click here.

RELATED: "N.J. bus operator goes 30 years accident free."

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Renewable natural gas on-road fuel use reaches historic high

Over the last five years, RNG use as a transportation fuel has increased 577%, displacing over seven million tons of carbon dioxide equivalen.

TRE creates link to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Created in conjunction with DART, Trinity Metro, and the airport, the system replaces the existing shuttle that connects CentrePort passengers.

CCW to install TriMet driver protection system units

Will allow drivers to feel confident in driving their route while still being able to connect and interact with their passengers.

Valley Metro adding 24 more New Flyer CNG buses

Seventy percent of the vehicles in the Valley Metro fleet are powered by natural gas to support local clean air initiatives.

BYD launches the world's longest pure electric bus

With a passenger capacity of 250 people, the K12A can travel at a maximum speed of 43 mph.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation