One in eight people are assaulted at work

One in eight people are assaulted at work

TUC releases sock figures at the start of Heart Unions week More »

You are not alone – eyewitness report from Qatar labour camps

You are not alone – eyewitness report from Qatar labour camps

  “Hindi Ka Nag Iisa” – You Are Not Alone. The inspiring words of Building Workers’ International General Secretary Yusen Ambeht addressing a training session for Filipino workers who had stepped forward to represent their colleagues suffering under Qatar’s kafala system, where trade unions are illegal. Qatar is the richest country in the world. It More »

UNISON reveals the harrowing truth of 15-minute homecare visits

UNISON reveals the harrowing truth of 15-minute homecare visits

Union report shows 74% of local authorities in England are limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to just 15 minutes More »

Today’s Tube strike suspended

Today’s Tube strike suspended

RMT suspends action for further talks but warns next month's action remains on More »

Blacklist firms ordered to disclose emails

Blacklist firms ordered to disclose emails

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

 

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UNISON calls for 111 launch delay after paramedics dispatched to help patient with hiccups

Union says 30 nurses have already been replaced by non-qualified call-handlers