TUC spells health and safety
It took union campaigns to deliver the comprehensive health and safety legislation that the UK workforce enjoys.
But it takes union know how, resources and campaigns to make workplaces as safe as possible. That's why TUC and unions provide high calibre resources and training for trade union safety reps.
These union reps are the reason union workplaces are safer workplaces. This website is part of TUC's work to ensure union safety reps have the information and resources to continue and to improve that work
Sign up for Risks, the TUC's e-mail bulletin on health and safety. You'll get Health and Safety news from the TUC and the unions direct.
Hazards at Work online
The chapters on individual risks from the TUC publication "Hazards at Work" are now available on-line. To access them click on a subject on the left of this page and if there is a corresponding chapter available then you can access it through the orange box that appears on the page.
The most recent documents available on this subject are:Risks 609 - 15 June 2013
Health and safety newsletter 15 June 2013PDF version available for download
Commenting on the announcement today (Wednesday) that e-cigarettes are to be regulated, TUC General Secretary Frances O'Grady said: "E-cigarettes may be a useful tool in helping smokers give up but we need proper evidence that this is actually the ca...
Health and safety newsletter 8 June 2013PDF version available for download
Health and safety newsletter 1 June 2013PDF version available for download
Health and safety newsletter 25 May 2013PDF version available for download
Health and safety newsletter 18 May 2013PDF version available for download
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