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COVID Safety – Members Leaflet

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This short document informs you how to gather the information required to expose, question and, ... Read More
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Shielding – Pause, Individual Risk Assessments

Shielding - Pause, Individual Risk Assessments
On Thursday 30th July 2020 the First Minister announced that shielding would be paused on ... Read More
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Scotland’s Care Workers For Change #ClaimCovidCash

Scotland's Care Workers For Change
Care is in crisis, thanks to a system that has been underfunded and ignored by ... Read More

Equalities Update July

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Your July Equalities update is now available online covering:
  •  Black members
  • LGBT+ members
  • Disabled ... Read More
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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 ... Read More
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UNISON activist: Surging forward together

UNISON activist: Surging forward together
A new recruitment campaign, aimed at increasing the record number of public service workers who’ve ... Read More
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Proposed removal of the flexi-time scheme

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Update on the proposed removal of the flexi-time scheme ... Read More
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Black members’ concerns raised in Scottish Parliament

Black members’ concerns raised in Scottish Parliament
Michael Richardson, branch equalities officer and Ian Mullen, branch health & safety officer are working ... Read More
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Safety Guide: Safe return to schools and early years

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UNISON stress we need risk assessments, staff training and clear guidance on safe working practices ... Read More
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