News and press releases

Equalities Update – August 2020

Your August edition of the Equalities newsletter is now available covering updates on:  Black Members  Disabled Members  LGBT+ Members  Women ... Read More
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Shielding – Pause, Individual Risk Assessments

On Thursday 30th July 2020 the First Minister announced that shielding would be paused on the 1st August 2020. This ... Read More

Scotland’s Care Workers For Change #ClaimCovidCash

Care is in crisis, thanks to a system that has been underfunded and ignored by governments for years. Care workers ... Read More

Equalities Update July

Your July Equalities update is now available online covering:  Black members LGBT+ members Disabled members Women members Mental Health ... Read More

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
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UNISON activist: Surging forward together

A new recruitment campaign, aimed at increasing the record number of public service workers who’ve joined UNISON since the start ... Read More

Proposed removal of the flexi-time scheme

Update on the proposed removal of the flexi-time scheme ... Read More

Black members’ concerns raised in Scottish Parliament

Michael Richardson, branch equalities officer and Ian Mullen, branch health & safety officer are working together to ensure the concerns ... Read More