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Be on the safe side

Be on the safe side

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has shown the important role Health & Safety Representatives have in the workplace. During the 15 ... Read More
Communities & Families - Online Meeting

Communities & Families – Online Meeting

For those returning to work – or working alongside colleagues as they come back into the workplace – we need ... Read More
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Help defeat COVID19 by becoming a health and safety rep

CORONAVIRUS Education staff: Why not think about becoming a health and safety rep. in your school?  Never have they been ... Read More
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Health & Safety Update

Your March Health & Safety Update is now available online covering •Coronavirus (COVID-19) •Andrew Barnett •Fire Safety Compliance •Asbestos Team ... Read More
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UNISON Health & Safety June Update

Your June Health & Safety Update is now available online covering Dispute over Disbanding of the Asbestos and Surveying Team ... Read More
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
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UNISON withdraws support for Take 5 Risk Assessments

Your latest Health, Safety & Wellbeing update is now available online Call for re-introduction of health and safety committees UNISON ... Read More
Unions call for action as surveys show level of violence towards staff in Edinburgh schools and classes

Unions call for action as surveys show level of violence towards staff in Edinburgh schools and classes

UNISON and EIS surveys published today paint a bleak picture of the violence in Edinburgh’s schools and classes suffered by ... Read More
UNISON Health & Safety October Update

UNISON Health & Safety October Update

Your October Health & Safety update is now online covering Final pay offer 2018 PSA/Nursery nurse violence at work survey ... Read More

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