Get your nominations in for UNISON’s top H&S rep

UNISON is celebrating the sterling work of our health and safety reps with an awards ceremony to highlight what they do

UNISON tackles cancer in the workplace

Employers must do more to support workers with cancer – that was the message at a UNISON health and safety fringe event at the union’s national delegate conference last week, as the union launched its campaign ‘cancer in the workplace’

Branch shows tackling stress is a great recruitment tool

Glasgow City branch increased activism and membership when it decided to take on management claims that there was no evidence of increased work-related stress

We can manage workplace stress, says campaign

With the government spending cuts putting both workers and communities at risk, European Health and Safety Week this autumn will provide a vital opportunity to promote good health and safety practice

Tell Europe what you think about TTIP

UNISON activists can now tell the European Commission why they don’t want the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

Energy delegates cast their eye on ‘untapped markets’ for new members

Outsource centres and youth are the targets for national energy recruitment campaign

CBI backs UNISON calls for better health and safety

The CBI has backed UNISON’s calls for a more proactive approach to health and safety following research that shows the average cost to business for each absent worker now stands at £975

UNISON backs healthy workplaces campaign

Four in 10 workers believe that work-related stress is not handled well by their employers

Get set for our spring recruitment drive

UNISON is gearing up for a further massive union-wide recruitment campaign this spring

Number of workplace deaths underestimated

Too many workers still dying from long-term workplace health risks

HSE publishes new local authority national enforcement code

Inspectors no longer allowed to carry out unannounced proactive inspections in ‘low-risk’ workplaces

Children in schools at risk of exposure to asbestos

Government committee concludes children are more vulnerable to exposure to asbestos than adults – the younger the child the greater the risk

Support Action Mesothelioma day and raise awareness

UNISON urges branches to support Action Mesothelioma day.

UNISON seeks to recruit more health and safety reps

Health and safety reps are crucial in the fight against the government’s ‘continued assault’ on members

Jilin Fire, China: a terrible reminder why we must fight for the living

Jilin Fire, China: a terrible reminder why we must fight for the living.