Health and Safety

Number 753 - 4 June 2016 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. Sign up to receive this bulletin every week. 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 NEWS Safety reps...
02 June 2016
Number 752 28 May 2016 Contents UNION NEWS Time to get rid of asbestos, says TUC Site workers call for mandatory asbestos surveys Fire shows life-saving role of rail guards Scotrail action threat over driver only trains Lessons must be learnt following firefighter’s death OTHER NEWS GMB condemns ‘CIPD’ inaction...
25 May 2016
This TUC guide for union workplace representatives is aimed at helping them negotiate the removal of all asbestios from their workplace.
23 May 2016
Number 751 21 May 2016 Contents UNION NEWS Nudging in the right direction – just not here Brexit equals 1m more working too long Ambulance ballot on dangerous work hours Soaring site stress and mental illness Lorry driver lose her job after arm crushing Community concerns over ‘deteriorating’ prison safety...
19 May 2016
Number 750 - 14 May 2016 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. Sign up to receive this bulletin every week. Past issues are available. Disclaimer and Privacy Editor: Rory O'Neill of Hazards magazine. Comments to the TUC at healthandsafety@tuc.org.uk. UNION NEWS - Blacklisting firms...
13 May 2016
Commenting after staff walked out of Wormwood Scrubs prison due to concerns over health and safety, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said: “Staff working in prisons must feel safe at work. “The government urgently needs to get to grips with the rise in prison officer assaults, which rose by 30...
06 May 2016
Number 749 - 7 May 2016 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. Sign up to receive this bulletin every week. Past issues are available. Disclaimer and Privacy Editor: Rory O'Neill of Hazards magazine. Comments to the TUC at healthandsafety@tuc.org.uk. UNION NEWS - UCATT slams...
06 May 2016
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28 April 2016
Number 748 - 30 April 2016 Risks is the TUC's weekly online bulletin for safety reps and others. Sign up to receive this bulletin every week. 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 NEWS All you...
28 April 2016
Leaving the EU could put millions of people in the UK at increased risk of accidents or injuries in the workplace, says a TUC report published today (Thursday) to coincide with International Workers’ Memorial Day.
28 April 2016

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