New waterproof motorcycle boots will commence distribution for eligible employees from May 2015 after extensive trialling. Supply agreement for the boots from DriRider (McLeod Accessories) is about to commence.
The boots are currently being manufactured but employees will be able to order now to allow for delivery in May. The boots hove been certified to Australian and International Standards. Eligibility will be as per the Clothing Manual criteria.
Thank you to Mick Walters CWU delegate at Somerton Delivery Centre in Vic for his work in representing the issue. Please provide feedback to the National Office once you have worn the new boots in wet conditions. Your feedback will be given to Post at the National Delivery Forum.