Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Unite has launched its campaign to persuade its members to play their part in the 8 June general election. The union believes its 1.4 million members could make the difference, especially in Labour party seats being targeted by the Conservatives. Across the north of England, where the Conservative party is attempting to make inroads into More »

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

Unions say Labour's pledges offer a real opportunity to build a better Britain More »

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

TSSA condemns Israeli government over Lanning deportation

Union speaks banning former PCS AGS is an attempt to undermine the democratic right of free speech More »

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

Blue plaque unveiled to commemorate “powerful” woman trade unionist

TUC president Mary Bousted reflects on the life of campaigner Mary Macarthur More »

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

“He walked the walk” – remembering Bob Crow

Gregor Gall previews his new biography of the former RMT leader 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