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Many union representatives will wish to ensure that those who
TUC guidance on checking whether your occupational health provider is
This guide introduces union health and safety represntatives to the

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.

100 days after the vote to leave the EU, the TUC is today (Friday) calling on Theresa May to assure working people she will protect their rights that are currently guaranteed by the EU, and will make sure British workers don't fall behind European workers in the future.
30 September 2016
Many union representatives will wish to ensure that those who are giving medical advice to either employees or employers on occupational health issues are suitable qualified. This short guide for employees and their representatives outlines the various qualifications that occupational health doctors may have and what they mean.
26 September 2016
TUC guidance on checking whether your occupational health provider is accredited.
26 September 2016
Most people have probably never heard of mesothelioma unless they know of someone who has suffered from it, but it is a form of cancer of the external lining of the lung. It is caused by exposure to asbestos and invariably fatal. The latest Health and Safety Executive report shows...
26 September 2016
The North West TUC would like to add its support to the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) following the announcement that Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service (GMF&RS) has issued notice under section 188 of TULRA which would mean dismissal for staff unless they accept the imposed changes to their contract...
23 September 2016
Trade Union Share Owners (TUSO) have welcomed the announcement today (Tuesday) by Sports Direct that there will be an independent review of the company’s working practices and corporate governance.
20 September 2016
This is a short guide for representatives and union members on how to claim IIDB.
19 September 2016
Nearly half of UK workplaces have never had a health and safety inspection – including more than 80% of construction workplaces – according to a new TUC survey of health and safety reps published today (Monday).
19 September 2016
Number 768 - 17 September 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 [email protected] UNION NEWS - TUC warns...
15 September 2016
Number 767 - 10 September 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 [email protected] UNION NEWS TUC anger as...
08 September 2016

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