Heart UNISON 2021......

Heart UNISON is part of Heart Unions Week, the TUC’s annual event to celebrate unions, to make sure everyone knows why we’re vital at work, and to encourage everyone to join one.

Louder, better, safer, stronger

Continue reading

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Events | Comments Off on Heart UNISON 2021

Early years safety & funding – PUBLIC RALLY......

3 February 20216:00pm–7:00pm

Early years continues to be forgotten by this government in its response to the COVID-19 crisis.  Click here to read more and register.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Events, Schools/colleges/nurseries | Comments Off on Early years safety & funding – PUBLIC RALLY

Outrage after Whipps Cross doctors offered unpaid shifts......

The NHS trust that runs Whipps Cross Hospital has been accused of trying to “blackmail” junior doctors into working for free.  Click here

to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Miscellaneous | Comments Off on Outrage after Whipps Cross doctors offered unpaid shifts

Shrewsbury pickets’ case in Court of Appeal, 3-4 February 2021......

The pickets appeal will be heard on 3 and 4 February 2021 at the Court of Appeal in the Royal Courts of Justice, London.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Miscellaneous | Comments Off on Shrewsbury pickets’ case in Court of Appeal, 3-4 February 2021

More than 4000 Londoners died from air pollution in 2019......

Toxic air pollution contributed to the deaths of more than 4,000 Londoners in 2019, according to research from Imperial College London.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Environment, Health & Safety | Comments Off on More than 4000 Londoners died from air pollution in 2019

Pay Fair for Care: Rally & Day of Action......

12.30 – 2pm, Wednesday 3 February

It’s time for a fair deal for care workers. A national day of action is being assembled on 3 February.

The coronavirus pandemic has shone a spotlight on the best and worst in our society. Nowhere more so than care.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Events | Comments Off on Pay Fair for Care: Rally & Day of Action

DfE stats reveal high level of COVID infections among school staff......

Estimates put 39% of teachers and school leaders and 51% of teaching assistants and other staff are working on-site in open settings in the current lockdown.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Covid-19, Schools/colleges/nurseries | Comments Off on DfE stats reveal high level of COVID infections among school staff

Ministers set to halt plans for daily Covid tests in English schools......

DfE to pause £78m programme weeks after it was unveiled as ‘milestone moment’.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Covid-19, Schools/colleges/nurseries | Comments Off on Ministers set to halt plans for daily Covid tests in English schools

Coronavirus: Concerns over bosses breaking Covid safety rules......

Concerns have been raised about employees forced to go into workplaces that are not Covid-compliant during lockdown.  Click here to read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Covid-19, Health & Safety | Comments Off on Coronavirus: Concerns over bosses breaking Covid safety rules

Hazards Campaign Talk – Picking up the Threads......

Thu, 21 January 2021, 18:00 – 19:30

Across the UK, transmission of the virus is out of control and workers are dying or being left with Long-covid because their employers aren’t controlling the risks of infection. The discussion will be led by experts from different sectors and industries Trade Unions on how to keep the workplace safe.  Click here to read more and register.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Posted in Events, Health & Safety | Comments Off on Hazards Campaign Talk – Picking up the Threads
a href=/a /span