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Health Secretary must make real changes to tackle NHS violence

Commenting on the latest NHS Staff Survey published today (Tuesday), UNISON assistant general secretary Christina McAnea said: “Violence and harassment have become the new normal for NHS staff, which is beyond unacceptable. “Staff are overwhelmed and working in overcrowded departments, creating an unhealthy environment where these problems flourish. “No wonder more than two fifths of staff […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Rebuild our communities and end violence

UNISON conference hears stories of violence and aggression including teaching assistants having to wear stab vests

Article on the UNISON National site.

Firm strategy and better data needed to tackle abuse of NHS staff, says UNISON

Ministers must put commitments into action to stop violent attacks

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.