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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, where necessary, challenge unsafe work ... Read More
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#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter
UNISON branch officers took some time during their weekly call to remember George Floyd. George was an unarmed black man ... Read More
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Equalities Update

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Your June Equalities Update is now available online covering:
  •  LGBT+ members
  •  Black members
  •  Disabled members
  •  Women members
  •  The Equality ... Read More
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Help defeat COVID19 by becoming a health and safety rep

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

Fighting together today for a better future tomorrow

Just as we fight to protect you today we pledge to build a better tomorrow for you and the communities ... Read More
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New way for members to get legal help

New way for members to get legal help
During the COVID-19 crisis, UNISON has changed its processes to make it easier for members to get legal support at ... Read More
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UNISON charity launches COVID-19 response fund to help members

UNISON charity launches COVID-19 response fund to help members
There for You is UNISON’s unique charity, set up to help members in difficulties – and this year, the COVID-19 ... Read More

UNISON launches campaign for ‘heroic’ local government workers

UNISON launches campaign for ‘heroic’ local government workers
UNISON has launched a campaign today for local government workers who are delivering vital services during COVID-19 crisis. They are ... Read More
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UNISON calls on Scottish Government to pass on £155m in full to councils

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UNISON has today (Thursday) written to Finance Secretary Kate Forbes to seek assurances that £155m emergency funding designated for Scottish ... Read More
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