Pause to remember those workers that we have lost

Every year we remember workers who have lost their lives at work on International Workers’ Memorial Day. This year we are marking it with a minute silence across the country at 11am on Tuesday 28 April.

Pay Up Now!

Government urged to help councils give us a decent pay rise

Unions welcome improved pay offer of 2.75% for local government and school workers, but call on the government to fund a further increase to help make up for the 20% reduction in pay over the last 10 years.

Care home death numbers: “a national disgrace”

Our General Secretary, Dave Prentis, says care workers still face lack of PPE.

SSP Increase – but only £1.60 a week

Annual increases in various work-related social security payments came into force from 5 April 2020.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Your Rights At Work

Latest updates on the Coronavirus situation, including a new dedicated section on our website.

Are you a Library worker?

Have you experienced abuse at work? Would you be prepared to share your story anonymously to raise awareness of these issues?