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UNISON Health & Safety June Update

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Your June Health & Safety Update is now available online covering
  • Dispute over Disbanding of the Asbestos and Surveying ... Read More
/ Health and Safety, UNISON News

Place Department Members Update

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Place Department members’ update covering
  • Meeting the Director
  • Matters raised by UNISON
  • Service Reviews
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Payslips
  • Risk Assessment
  • ... Read More
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Youth Workers Survey

Youth Workers Survey
Youthlink Scotland are conducting a survey about cuts to youth work in Scotland.  This is an anonymous survey. It will ... Read More
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UNISON News May 2019

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UNISON City of Edinburgh branch newsletter May 2019 is now available online
  • health and social care cuts
  • sexual harassment
  • ... Read More
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Workers Memorial Day – Taking Control Removing Dangerous Substances from the Workplace

Workers Memorial Day – Taking Control Removing Dangerous Substances from the Workplace
The annual Workers’ Memorial Day commemoration was held on 28 April at the memorial tree in Princes Street Gardens Edinburgh ... Read More
/ Events, Health and Safety, News

Pay offer accepted: Message to local government members

Pay offer accepted: Message to local government members
UPDATE: Pay date in City of Edinburgh Council: We have been informed by the employer that the rise and ... Read More
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UNISON budget submission: Silent slaughter of services must stop

Enough is enough
Branch secretary Tom Connolly made the following submission to the City of Edinburgh Council budget meeting today. The trade ... Read More
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UNISON says ‘enough is enough’ as Edinburgh faces another year of cuts

Enough is enough
UNISON, the biggest union in Edinburgh Council, will join Edinburgh Trades Union Council and community groups to lobby the council ... Read More
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