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Category Archives: UK Employment Rights
By Rosa Crawford TUC 26th November 2020 Multinational business is lobbying for trade deals which will increase their profits at the expense of workers’ rights. But trade unions across the world are fighting back. Since 2016,Â the government has been pursuing … Continue reading
The general secretaries ofÂ Britainâ€™s largestÂ unions have todayÂ (Wednesday) issued a joint statement calling on theÂ government not to scrap the RPI measure ofÂ inflation.Â A decision on the future ofÂ RPI isÂ expected to be announced alongside the Spending Review on 25 November. The statement … Continue reading
The TUC has joinedÂ Norwegian unions in calling for any trade deal between UK-Norway to enforce protections for workers’ rights, public services and migrant workers’ rights. Click here to read the full statement: LO Norway TUC joint statement on trade talks … Continue reading
Former miners,Â members of the NUM, who were convicted during strikes in the 1980s will be pardoned.Â The Scottish Government made the announcement on October 28th following an independent review into arrests the 1984 – 1985 strike. Around 1400 miners were said … Continue reading