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Glasgow’s women to receive equal pay offers, says UNISON

Thousands of women across Glasgow will receive equal pay offer letters from the city council over the coming days and UNISON will be on hand to help guide members through ... Read More
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Investigation into bullying allegations in NHS Highland is welcome, say UNISON

UNISON, Scotland’s largest health trade union, welcomes the Sturrock Review into bullying allegations in NHS Highland. The report highlights that many hundreds of staff have experienced behaviour which is inappropriate ... Read More
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Hospital staff protest at Scottish Parliament over withheld wages

UNISON members will lobby the Scottish Parliament today to call on politicians to step in to sort out wages scandal at Hairmyers Hospital. Private contractor, ISS, are introducing a new ... Read More
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Social work staff in West Dunbartonshire to ballot on strike action

UNISON has today (Tuesday) served notice to West Dunbartonshire Council and the Health & Social Care Partnership that it will hold a formal industrial action ballot among social work staff ... Read More
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International Workers’ Memorial Day 2019 – remember the dead, fight for the living

Staff at UNISON Scotland gathered today (Monday) to mark International Workers' Memorial Day 2019. Each year on International Workers’ Memorial Day (April 28) we remember the dead and fight for the ... Read More
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Social work staff in West Dunbartonshire vote overwhelmingly to strike in a consultative ballot

Social work staff in West Dunbartonshire have voted overwhelmingly to take strike action, claiming unsafe practices and unacceptable workloads are putting vulnerable people at risk. UNISON announced the result of ... Read More
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£56 million shortfall for Police Scotland capital projects

UNISON Police Staff Scotland, the branch of the trade union that represents police staff in Scotland, estimates there is a £56 million shortfall in Police Scotland’s proposed capital spending. Meaning ... Read More
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MSPs need data on police officers back filling posts, says UNISON.

UNISON Police Staff Scotland, the branch of the trade union that represents police staff in Scotland, has criticised the Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee because it is unable to understand the ... Read More
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Cuts to social work services are putting lives at risk, says UNISON, as strike action looms

Social workers in West Dunbartonshire are gearing up for strike action amid fears the service has reached crisis point. UNISON, the union for social work and social care staff in ... Read More
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Glasgow colleges accused over low pay for women on International Women’s Day.

UNISON today accused the leadership of two colleges in Glasgow and the Glasgow Regional Board of condemning predominantly women workers to poverty pay on International Women’s Day. UNISON has highlighted ... Read More
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