GB Railfreight

28 October 2019

Two orange horizontal lines with 'GB Railfreight' in dark blue between them

Current Pay:



 An increase of 2.50% from 1st April 2019

Next Claim:

1 April 2020

Rest Day Working Sanction:

Sanctioned until 28 December 2019

Additional Comments:


ASLEF Charter Achievements

Clean salary:


100% Pensionable Pay:


32 hours/Sundays inside:

35 annual hours 4 day week Sundays inside
4 day week: 4

Special Leave Arrangements:

10 wks Mat full pay. Pat leave 8 days


Internal transfers at management's discretion. Working party set up to bring in an enhanced scheme.

Medically Restricted Drivers:

GBRf agree to participate in joint assessment of Driver insurance scheme - under review re partnership

Improved HS / welfare: Westfield & Ptners, Surgery One + Dent Plan

Travel Facilities:


Proactive recruitment of Company training:


Retirement at 60:

Railway pension allows for retirement at 60

Max 9h30 Day:

6-12 hrs + 30 mins traveling in own time. Possible 13 hrs.

Reduced hours etc:

Job share agreement in place, also flexible working arrangements.

DOO status Drivers do own train prep/enhanced brake test
Best practice SMD: SMD replaced with personal development plan
Enhanced training: currently restructuring line of promotion



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