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What’s the big deal about subcos?

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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

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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: 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