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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.

Policies Legionnaires Disease Information Sheet 2

Media 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.

Are you at risk?

Are You At Risk? – UNISON’s pamphlet which aims to raise awareness about the importance of risk assessment amongst both members and potential members. The pamphlet explains the HSE’s five steps to risk assessment and within each step, includes a point for members to think about their work. Updated February 2018

Media on the UNISON National site.

Overcrowding health and safety information sheet

Explains the legal requirement on employers to ensure people can move freely and with ease at work and what action branches can take where this is not the case.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Asbestos Q&A

Aimed primarily at UNISON health & safety reps, this explains what asbestos is, the threat it poses to workers and the public, what UNISON is campaigning for and what branches and members can do to support the campaign and protect their members

Media on the UNISON National site.

Health and safety

UNISON believes health and safety in the workplace is an issue for everyone. Every year, thousands of people suffer accidents and ill-health at work – most of which could be avoided.

Page on the UNISON National site.

Health, safety and young people. A UNISON guide for members

A booklet outlining the health and safety issues facing young people in the workplace

Media on the UNISON National site.

Violence at work – it’s not part of the job

A leaflet outlining what you should do if you are experiencing violence at work

Media on the UNISON National site.

International Workers’ Memorial Day – leaflet

An A5 leaflet advertising International Workers’ Memorial Day. This is not year specific so can be used every year.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Health and Safety and the GIG economy. An organising guide for safety reps

This guide for UNISON branches and safety reps explains how the GIG economy has affected the health and safety of UNISON members and how branches and safety reps can organise and campaign to represent and recruit members

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON Health and Safety Unit Structure

Info Sheet Sept 18

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON Members Health and Safety Structure

Media on the UNISON National site.

Are you safe and healthy at work?

A4 poster promoting good health and safety practices in the workplace. Updated August 2015

Media on the UNISON National site.