Search tagged health and safety

UNISON becomes partner in Asbestos – Your Right to Know

UNISON Cymru/Wales has become a campaign partner in the Asbestos – Your Right to Know campaign, which aims to create a central accessible register of asbestos schools in Wales

Article on the UNISON National site.

South West Health and Safety Forum

Date
25 September 2019 1:00am–1:00am
Location
Jurys Inn, Exeter, EX1 2BD

The South West Regional Health and Safety Committee invites you to the 2019 South West Health and Safety Forum. The event is part seminar, part workshop and you can choose two workshops from the list below. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis upon receipt of the registration form and fee […]

Event on the UNISON South West site.

£8,250 for office worker who lost her sense of smell from toxic gas

67-year-old personal assistant Margaret Colbridge has won £8250 in compensation after her employer ignored reports of a poisonous smell in her office. Margaret’s employer, North Somerset Community Partnership, passed over several complaints from staff members that the smell made them nauseous and lethargic. Carbon monoxide was only identified as the source of the problem when […]

News, Press release on the UNISON South West site.

Eve of Workers Memorial Day ‘Gig’

Date
27 April 2017 7:30pm
Location
The Studio, Tower Street, Hartlepool, TS24 7HQ

Event on the UNISON Northern site.

Health & Safety Committee

Date
16 February 2017 10:00am–1:00pm
Location
Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Foster Road, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 9NL

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Health & Safety in Schools – UNISON Eastern Region Seminar

Date
11 July 2015 10:00am–4:00pm
Location
Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Foster Road, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 9NL

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

European Health & Safety Week

Date
21 – 27 October 2019
Location
Workplaces throughout the country

European Health & Safety Week is annually celebrated every year throughout the European Union. UNISON will be using this week to mark the positive contribution the UK’s membership of the European Union (EU) has made to preventing dangerous work and how UNISON will, regardless of whether or not the UK stays part of the EU, […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

European health and safety week is coming

UNISON vows to protect key safety legislation and protections originating in EU law

News on the UNISON National site.

Coronavirus guidance for NHS trusts and health staff published

Advice published to reassure staff and public but alert them on need for vigilance

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.