The Environment Agency has refused to make a better offer – or even to reopen talks
We’re balloting our Environment Agency members on industrial action. Our members are dedicated and hard-working and devoted to their jobs, keeping us all safe. They feel – with much justification – that the Agency has taken advantage of this dedication.
New Year Honours list includes MBEs for members working for the Environment Agency to protect the country from floods
WET conference vows to keep up the pressure to ensure “the living wage for all in the water industry”
Welcoming the Chancellor’s decision to increase tax insurance to pay for flood defences, UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis said: “More funding for flood defences should help save people the pain of washed out homes and businesses. “During the recent storms, when flood defences were breached and rivers burst their banks, at times there weren’t enough […]
The holiday season saw members across northern England and Scotland scramble to deal with floods. But flood defence is a year-round job
UNISON calls on government to maintain Aagency funding in wake of floods
As wind and rain batters the north of England I want to pay tribute to our members