Workers' Memorial Day

Trade unionists in the South West will on Saturday hold a minute's silence to commemorate the more than 1,600 people in the region who died in the last twelve months as a result of their work......
25 April 2012
This Saturday unions and safety campaigners around the world will be marking Workers' Memorial Day and remembering the two million men and women who die every year as a result of work-related accidents and diseases.
25 April 2012
Workers' Memorial Day, 28 April, is nearly upon us, and looks set to send a serious message to the government about its deadly safety plans.
20 April 2012
Union safety reps have saved 'countless lives', a new TUC briefing has revealed.
06 April 2012
In this issue: The benefits of union health and safety representatives; How they make a difference; Role of representatives under this government; What you can do!
03 April 2012
In 2012 the TUC is calling on health and safety representatives, trades councils and safety campaigners to make 28th April a day of action to defend health and safety from the attacks on regulation, enforcement, cuts and refusal to tackle the massive toll that health and safety breaches take on workers.
26 March 2012
The TUC has condemned this week's Budget as a series of measures 'for the rich by the rich' incorporating a 'regurgitated mish-mash' of pro-business moves that tell employers safety is unimportant and can be ignored.
23 March 2012
A drastic cut in the UK's already under par workplace safety enforcement activity will lead to more death and injuries, the TUC has warned.
27 January 2012
Health and safety regulation is not the burden on business the prime minister suggests, but something any responsible business should embrace, the TUC has asserted.
27 January 2012
The TUC is calling on unions and safety campaigners to challenge a government safety strategy that 'will lead to more work-related deaths, injuries and ill-health'.
09 December 2011