Coming soon: a new look for union-news.co.uk

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What’s the big deal about subcos?

What’s the big deal about subcos?

Tim Lezard looks at what unions in the South West are doing to fight the privatisation of NHS jobs More »

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

Patrik Hermansson's astonishing undercover footage is a story that deserves to be told More »

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Tim Lezard talks to the nonagenarian publishing sensation about his hopes for the future More »

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU member Gregor Gall looks at the challenges facing the union's members in the wake of such a positive ballot result More »

 

Tag Archives: Steve Murphy

Blacklisting report “shines a light” on “dark, unethical” side of industry – unions

Scottish Affairs Committee expresses concern that leading companies have not admitted to extent of blacklisting

Union warns of worker exploitation as government takes EASI way out

Union says scrapping agency laws will bring further misery for construction workers

Construction workers placed in danger by scrapping of safety laws

UCATT says recommending rather than insisting on wearing hard helmets will allow employers off the hook

HMRC does not keep records of law-breaking construction firms

UCATT labels scheme not fit for purpose after HMRC admits it does not know how many companies have been fined for employment issues

CBI joins UCATT in calling for more houses to be built

Union says construction industry is being bled dry by lack of investment

“Shameful” record over prosecutions for deaths at work – UCATT

HSE figures show less than half of fatal accidents in building industry lead to a prosecution

UCATT issues safety warning after not-so-hard hats split in two by bare hands

Union says construction should make sure their protective equipment is genuine

UCATT calls for urgent action on false self-employment

Union says false employment denies workers their rights and are at greater risk of workplace injury

UCATT bemoans “devastating” fall in construction apprentices

Union saus industry will continue to flounder until government takes action