UNISON, the UK
UNISON has won a landmark victory against Leicestershire county council
UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis, has written to all Labour MPs today (11 January) warning them that the widespread anger and resentment caused by Government attacks on pension schemes would harm Labour in the run up to the General Election.
UNISON says it will fight against backward changes to NHS pensions.
Dave Prentis pays tribute to those restoring services to severe-weather affected areas.
UNISON publishes new research to show link between cleaners and spread of infection in hospitals. UNISON campaigns to return hospital cleaning staff in -house.
NB EARLIER EMBARGO LIFTED
Dave Prentis, General Secretary of UNISON, today sent a tough warning to Brighton and Hove Council not to waste the opportunity – accept the trade union
UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis, today (4 January) announced that the union would be making an initial donation of £10,000 to the Disasters Emergency Committee. And he has earmarked a further £10,000 for support for sister trade unions in the area affected to help them rebuild their organisations after the disaster.
“Dangerous, deceitful and down right premature” this is how Dave Prentis, General Secretary of UNISON, the UK’s largest health union, described today’s announcement giving foundation status to 5 new hospitals.
Three candidates have received the required number of nominations to stand for election as General Secretary of UNISON, the UK
UNISON General Secretary, Dave Prentis, will tomorrow (21 December) petition the European Parliament in Brussels to reconsider a Directive which would allow private companies to drive down pay and conditions. The petition relates to the “unfair treatment” faced by women workers when public services are privatised or contracted out.