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This guidance aims to ensure work experience schemes are high
Although most workplaces have been smoke free for a number
This report outlines the effects of the last four years

The TUC campaigns for decent employment rights, and helps unions make the most of advances in employment protection. This is where you can find our policy briefings and expert advice on employment law for unions. You can find older material by using the search facilities. To find out whether the law can help you, visit our special your rights at work area.

Number 667 - 16 August 2014 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. To receive this bulletin every week, click here . Past issues are available . Disclaimer and Privacy Editor : Rory O'Neill of Hazards magazine. Comments to the TUC at healthandsafety@tuc.org.uk Contents UNION...
14 August 2014
This is a call for a subcontractor to contribute to the delivery of the TUC Apprenticeship project. The full tender document is available to download at the bottom of this page and the deadline for proposals is 9 September 2014. The project will contribute to the implementation of the European...
06 August 2014
Number 666 - 9 August 2014 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. To receive this bulletin every week, click here . Past issues are available . Disclaimer and Privacy Editor : Rory O'Neill of Hazards magazine. Comments to the TUC at healthandsafety@tuc.org.uk Contents UNION...
06 August 2014
Case studies of 3 staff members at Dwr Cymru who have benefited from union-led learning.
04 August 2014
This guidance aims to ensure work experience schemes are high quality and consistent with TUC principles. The TUC has developed a specific Charter relating to the Traineeships programme and this guidance expands on the key principles in the Charter. In the case of Traineeships this guidance should be read in...
04 August 2014
Responding to the report published today (Friday) by the House of Commons Justice Committee, which is critical of the government’s review of mesothelioma compensation claims, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “The Justice Committee is right to criticise the shoddy deal done between the insurance industry and the government. Victims...
01 August 2014
Number 665 - 2 August 2014 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. To receive this bulletin every week, click here . Past issues are available . Disclaimer and Privacy Editor : Rory O'Neill of Hazards magazine. Comments to the TUC at healthandsafety@tuc.org.uk Contents UNION...
31 July 2014
The Health and Safety at Work Act is one of the most important and successful pieces of workplace legislation ever, the TUC says today (Thursday) to mark the 40th anniversary of the Act, which received royal assent on 31 July 1974.
31 July 2014
Employment tribunal fees have been a huge victory for Britain’s worst bosses, according to a new TUC report published today (Tuesday) to mark the one year anniversary of the new charges.
29 July 2014
Burnout linked to performance management The closely policed pressure to perform at work is creating a generation of burnout victims, experts have warned. Online publication Equal Times reports almost one worker in ten is at risk of burnout. In some professions, the numbers affected are as high as 40 per...
25 July 2014

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