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TUC National Inspection Day 2017

Date
25 October 2017 12:00am–12:00am

The TUC National Inspection Day falls on the Wednesday of each European Health and Safety Week. This year UNISON is encouraging safety reps to specifically consider inspections focusing on whether the workplace is healthy for all ages. With the working population ageing and apprenticeship schemes being introduced as an alternative to schooling, this focus is […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Derby teaching assistants to take second consecutive week of strikes

General secretary Dave Prentis launches new campaign in long-running dispute over 25% cuts

Press release on the UNISON National site.

Welfare Newsletter dec 2016

Media on the UNISON National site.

Derby teaching assistants take their pay dispute to Labour party conference

Derby teaching assistants have taken their dispute over pay to the Labour party conference in Liverpool in a bid to win support from MPs and increase pressure on Derby City Council

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

‘United, we can win’ says Dave Prentis as he joins Derby picket

‘You are the union’ general secretary tells striking teaching assistants in Derby, battling imposed 25% pay cut

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Keeping the home fires burning

All in a day’s work for the National Grid shift control engineer

Magazine on the UNISON National site.

Members among Tunisian victims

UNISON is sad to confirm that three members were among the 38 people killed in the Tunisia terrorist attack

News on the UNISON National site.

Thousands back UNISON campaign against Nottinghamshire police cuts

Union’s Nottinghamshire Police branch secures 18,000 signatures after just four weeks of street-signing events

News on the UNISON National site.

University plan to squeeze wages sparks dispute

UNISON lodges dispute with University of Nottingham over plans to re-evaluate roles for lowest-paid support staff already paid less than the living wage

Article on the UNISON National site.

East Midlands UNISON branch of the year nominations

UNISON in the East Midlands has announced its end of year nominations for 2014. They are:   Branch of the Year nominations Derby University Leicester City Leicestershire County Bassetlaw Broxtowe Nottingham City Leicestershire Police Lincolnshire Police North Derbyshire Health Nottinghamshire Healthcare Northamptonshire Healthcare Leicestershire Health   Best Campaigning Branch NHS Logistics East Midlands Gas Southern […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

Nottingham Trent University refuses to pay the living wage

UNISON vows to keep the pressure on Nottingham Trent University after it refuses to pay its lowest-paid staff the living wage, while paying the vice chancellor more than £600,000 a year

Article on the UNISON National site.

Promoting credit unions and campaigning around high cost credit – branch guide

Advice for branches about how they can promote credit unions and campaign on high cost credit.

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON president tells Jarrow marchers – we can save the NHS

“We can save our NHS, but the time to act is now,” UNISON president Lucia McKeever told a rally in Nottingham during the People’s March for the NHS

Article on the UNISON National site.

999 call for the NHS

As NHS supporters march from Jarrow to London from 16 August, UNISON is urging members to back them

Article on the UNISON National site.

Meat hygiene ballot – background

UNISON members in the Food Standards Agency are set to ballot for industrial action on pay in the coming weeks, after the employer forced a 0.75% pay rise on them earlier this year

Article on the UNISON National site.