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Health, safety and welfare produce multiple concerns

Local government delegates hear horror stories as they debate motions on stress, hot-desking and disability leave

Article on the UNISON National site.

Health and Safety Seminar 2018

Date
4 December 2018 10:30am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON Centre, London

This will be a jam packed day with presentations on Mental health, Health and safety and Brexit updates Resilience v overload and Menopause . Agenda National view on H&S from Robert Baughan Assistant National officer UNISON Ann-Marie Christie, Personal Injury Solicitor, Thompsons, Speaking on stress claims: PI legal update: Brexit implications Sam Gurney TUC LESE […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Regional health and safety forum

Date
7 July 2016 10:00am–4:30pm

Event on the UNISON South West site.

Union is key in fighting sexual harassment

Debates suggest a range of approaches to tackling the problem, including education for employers and promoting a scheme to help women if they’re feeling unsafe

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Beating the Big C – cancer, and the council

For many people, working outdoors in the sun is a blessing. But for refuse loader David Lewis, living in the shadow of skin cancer, it became a curse

Magazine, UNISON people on the Magazine site.

Respect me

A guide for young workers on bullying and harassment at work

Media on the UNISON National site.

Women’s Health and Safety

A5 booklet on women’s health and safety that highlights some of the issues and how UNISON can help members deal with these issues

Media on the UNISON National site.

International Workers’ Memorial Day – unionised workplaces are safer workplaces!

Date
28 April 2018 9:00am
Location
World-wide

International Workers’ Memorial Day (IWMD) on 28 April is our day to remember the dead and fight for the living. International Workers’ Memorial Day (IWMD) on 28 April is our day to remember the dead and fight for the living. Up to 50,000 people die each year in the UK from work-related ill health and […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Policies Legionnaires Disease Information Sheet 2

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Stress Seminar 2017

Date
1 November 2017 9:30am–4:00pm
Location
130 Euston Road London NW1 2AY

To coincide with National Stress Awareness Day on Wednesday 1 November, UNISON is holding a Stress Seminar at UNISON Centre in London UNISON is marking National Stress Awareness Day with a one-day seminar to be held at UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London NW1 2AY. We will be discussing the origins of stress in the workplace […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Keeping Safe A5 leaflet on the safety of cleaning materials

An A5 leaflet on the issue of the safety of cleaning materials and what UNISON is doing to keep staff safe.

Media on the UNISON National site.

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.

‘Our Brexit brings the country together’, UNISON members told

National delegates debate a raft of motions on the risks posed by the Brexit negotiations

Article on the UNISON National site.

Winning with UNISON

‘You don’t have to accept something when an employer is in the wrong – you can challenge it and by standing together you can win’

Article on the UNISON National site.

Union charter to commit employers to tackle violence at work

‘Our members do not go to work to be assaulted’ community conference declares

Article on the UNISON National site.