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: UCATT

UCATT wins £2,500 for sacked workers

Union pursues employer through courts after failure to consult over redundancies

Unions condemn “disgrace” of blacklist firms on £1.6bn Forth bridge

Unions have pressed Scottish government to ban companies associated with unlawful blacklisting from bidding for publicly-funded contracts, including Forth Replacement Crossing

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

One in three building sites fails safety inspection

UCATT calls for more inspections to protect workers

Union warns of worker exploitation as government takes EASI way out

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

Thirty jobs at stake after new employer rips up old contract

UCATT steps in after contractor ignores TUPE regulations

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

Three unions ballot over potential redundancies in Leeds

Members of GMB, UCATT and Unite are angry at refusal of employer to consult

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