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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 792 - 18 March 2017 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 [email protected] Contents UNION NEWS Union reps...
17 March 2017
Are you one of the 1 in 10 people in insecure work - like a zero hours contract or working through an agency? If so, we want to hear from you! GO TO SURVEY .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container...
15 March 2017
Download Working time, breaks and holidays booklet (PDF) The law relating to your working time is complicated. Some bad employers take advantage of this to deny staff their rights. Others may not understand what the law requires. Step by step, this leaflet explains weekly hours limits and night working limits;...
13 March 2017
The TUC is today (Friday) launching a major new survey into how lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) people find working life in the UK.
10 March 2017
Number 791 - 11 March 2017 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 [email protected] Contents UNION NEWS Aberdeen bypass...
09 March 2017
Number 790 - 4 March 2017 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 [email protected] Contents UNION NEWS TUC dismay...
01 March 2017
Philip Green has agreed to pay £363 million of his own money to plug the massive hole in BHS’ pension scheme , resulting from his time as owner of the high street retailer. This settlement comes after months of campaigning from shop workers’ union USDAW, MPs and the Pensions Regulator,...
01 March 2017
Cancer is a byproduct of industrial policy Much of the past effort against cancer has fixated on the wrong enemies, with the wrong weapons, a leading expert has said. US professor Devra Lee Davis said while effort was focus internally on genetic factors, the external influences – what we breathe,...
24 February 2017
Speaking to an audience at a Party of European Socialists (PES) conference on Brexit taking place in London today (Friday), TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady will say:
24 February 2017
Yorkshire and the Humber TUC and unionlearn are holding a conference for reps and employers on apprenticeships in Hull, City of Culture 2017 on Friday 10 March 2017.
24 February 2017

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