Even as COVID restrictions loosen, health and safety legislation must still be followed and risks to employees minimised
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Schools and nurseries up and down the country have been struggling with high absence rates, and a poor supply of tests only makes things worse.
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If safety measures are abandoned too early, in one fell swoop, the good progress made could be quickly undone.
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The fund will offer grants of up to £200 and is designed to help the union’s most vulnerable low-income members
The article This year’s UNISON winter fuel fund opens on 31 January first appeared on the UNISON National site.
The soaring cost of living means growing anxiety for low-income families.
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Another top-down reorganisation is not the start to the new year that NHS staff in England were expecting.
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Several of the government’s proposed anti-protest laws have been thrown out of the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
The article Lords reject government’s anti-protest crackdown plans first appeared on the UNISON National site.
Looking back on my first year as general secretary, I am as determined now as I was a year ago to deliver on my promises to you
The article Blog: “Busy, demanding, and unpredictable – I wouldn’t have it any other way” first appeared on the UNISON National site.
Pay and the pandemic continue to dominate UNISON’s work, the first NEC of the year heard today
As Black members’ conference is postponed, higher education and women’s conferences move online. See full details here