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Category Archives: UK Employment Rights
Unite, isÂ supporting a new parliamentary bill to be debated in the House of Lords on 10th September that would give âall rights to all workers from day oneâ. Lord John Hendy QCâs Status of Workers Bill addresses a critical issue … Continue reading
GMB General Secretary, and Uberâs Jamie Heywood, have met following the ground-breaking trade union recognition deal. Under the deal â struck in May – Uber will formally recognise GMB, which will now be able to represent up to 70,000 Uber … Continue reading
Labourâs Shadow International Trade Secretary, Emily Thornberry MP, responding to the Governmentâs consultation paper on a new system of trade preferences for developing countries, said: âA maximum of 19 countries will see a reduction in tariffs as a result of … Continue reading
By Tim Sharp TUC senior employment rights officerÂ Trade unions have been working flat-out supporting frontline workers during the pandemic, whether they are nurses, teachers or transport workers. But ministers appear to have other priorities. Last month, without much fanfare, … Continue reading