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This briefing for safety representatives and union members gives advice
Well-being’ has become one of the most over-used phrases in
This is guidance for activists on reporting work-related violence

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.

One in eight people have experienced violence at work, according to research published by the TUC today (Monday). The poll, carried out by YouGov for the TUC and released today to coincide with the start of Heartunions week, reveals that 12% of people have experienced work-related violence – such as...
08 February 2016
The Yorkshire and Humber TUC Women’s Forum are pleased to invite you to join us in celebrating International Women’s Day on Tuesday 8 March 2016 at the Park Plaza Hotel, Leeds. Please fill out the attached application form to secure your place. The focus this year will be on women’s...
03 February 2016
Number 737 - 6 February 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] Contents UNION NEWS Incidents highlight...
03 February 2016
Public sector workers sleep deprived says new study by Leeds University.......
02 February 2016
Number 736 - 30 January 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] Contents UNION NEWS Insurers want...
28 January 2016
Number 735 - 23 January 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] Contents UNION NEWS Workers' Memorial...
21 January 2016
TUC assistant general secretary Paul Nowak is today visiting the new union learning centre at Hinkley Point...
19 January 2016
Workers' Memorial Day takes place every year on 28 April. The purpose behind the day is to 'remember the dead: fight for the living' and unions are asked to focus on both areas, by holding events or memorial services to remember people killed through work but at the same time...
18 January 2016
TUC response to government consultation, January 2016.
15 January 2016
TUC International have produced an employment rights online resource guide in 17 languages to help inform people of their working rights in the UK. This resource is a good organising and recruitment tool for union organisers to make use of. The guide can be viewed by clicking on the following...
15 January 2016

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