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UNISON withdraws support for Take 5 Risk Assessments

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Your latest Health, Safety & Wellbeing update is now available online
  • Call for re-introduction of health and safety committees
  • ... Read More
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Preliminary Notice AGM 2019 – Put the date in your diary!

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The Branch Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 21st February 2019 in the Augustine Church, 41-43 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh.  It is ... Read More
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Winter Fuel Grant Programme 2018/19

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With rising fuel costs and another cold winter many members are worried about how they're going to pay this year's ... Read More
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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

St Andrew’s Day March and Rally 2018

St Andrew's Day March and Rally 2018
The Annual STUC St Andrew's Day march and rally will be held on Saturday 24th November 2018 in Glasgow.  The ... Read More
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Registered with SSSC? – Don’t leave it too late to join UNISON

Don't levae it too late to join UNISON
The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) Newsletter is reminding people "Don’t leave it too late to join a union" as ... Read More
/ Health and Social Care, News, Social Work

Members overwhelmingly reject pay offer and vote to move towards strike action

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UPDATE: Local government branches will meet on 30 November to plan the next steps: UNISON Scotland’s local government members have ... Read More
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Win prizes and save money during November with UNISON!

Win prizes with UNISON
UNISON has turned November into Grovember. We’re welcoming new members to Britain’s biggest union – and thanking existing members – ... Read More
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