Where next for contracted-out workers after IWGB loses recognition case?

Where next for contracted-out workers after IWGB loses recognition case?

Gregor Gall looks at the recent ruling of the Central Arbitration Committee More »

“It’s karma” – Blacklist Support Group on Carillion going bust

“It’s karma” – Blacklist Support Group on Carillion going bust

Roy Bentham says there will be no crocodile tears from him More »

Esther McVey’s father was served with prohibition notices after health and safety breaches

Esther McVey’s father was served with prohibition notices after health and safety breaches

GMB calls on May to reconsider appointment of Secretary of State for Work and Pensions More »

Union rep sacked while at family funeral

Union rep sacked while at family funeral

Ian Allinson, who has campaigned against discrimination at Fujitsu, was told Friday would be his last day at work More »

Thompsons calls on government to penalise gender pay offenders

Thompsons calls on government to penalise gender pay offenders

Solicitors say government could do more to address the problem, including obliging employers to publish action plans More »

 

Monthly Archives: January 2016

UnionNews contributors long listed for radical book award

Northern Resisters and Blacklisted longlisted for Bread and Roses prize

Blacklist firms ordered to disclose emails

Unite welcomes order from High Court, saying it is a major step to justice

Action for Children charity workers take action for themselves

Charity made £5m profit last year but refuses to pay staff the Living Wage

Young teachers priced out of housing market

NASUWT conference hears two thirds of young teachers cannot afford to meet their housing aspirations

UNISON Cymru members lobby peers over Trade Union Bill

Union members travel to Houses of Parliament seeking opposition to the UK government's "regressive" legislation

REVEALED: the £26m cost of the Trade Union Bill

Government's impact assessment shows "stonking" cost of introducing legislation

Average pay is £2,270 less today than it was in 2008

TUC says the government must invest in skills and infrastructure to increase productivity

NUJ: don’t sack Andrew Neil or Laura Kuennsberg

Union puts the Squeeze on 38 Degrees

Peer pressure: government suffers defeat over Trade Union Bill

House of Lords vote for controversial legislation to undergo further scrutiny

Firefighters ballot for strike action

FBU members in South Yorkshire angry at plans to cut emergency control operators and changeleave arrangements