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Public would be better served if government focused on resolving workers’ disputes instead of threatening unions, says UNISON Scotland

UNISON Scotland will join the STUC and sister unions for Scotland’s national rally against the UK Government’s Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill which had its third reading in the House ... Read More
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Scottish government must focus on NHS staffing and cost of living crisis in fresh pay talks today, says UNISON

Fresh NHS pay talks involving UNISON negotiators and the Scottish government are due to take place later today (Thursday) concerning wages for the financial year beginning in April, says the ... Read More
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UNISON Scotland’s response to the Cabinet Secretary’s parliamentary statement on NHS crisis

Chair of UNISON Scotland’s health committee, Wilma Brown, has reacted to today’s (Tuesday) parliamentary statement by Humza Yousaf, on the NHS crisis in Scotland. Wilma Brown, who also works as ... Read More
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UNISON response to First Minister’s statement on crisis in NHS Scotland 

Chair of UNISON Scotland's health committee, Wilma Brown, has reacted to today's (Monday) statement by the First Minister on the NHS crisis in Scotland. Wilma Brown, who also works as ... Read More
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Implement NHS pay deal now says UNISON Scotland

For Immediate Use UNISON has today written to the Cabinet Secretary for Health insisting that the 2022/23 pay deal is implemented without delay after the majority of unions, representing the ... Read More
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Scottish Parliament recognises UNISON’s Year of the Disabled Workers

The Scottish Parliament is to recognise UNISON’s Year of Disabled Workers 2022 campaign with a members debate, sponsored by Pam Duncan-Glancy MSP, in the Scottish Parliament today (Thursday) Pam Duncan-Glancy ... Read More
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‘This not a win for government – it is a warning’ says UNISON as health members vote to ACCEPT pay offer

UNISON, Scotland's largest NHS union, has announced today (Monday) that its members have voted to accept the Scottish government's pay offer. UNISON has announced that 57% of NHS members balloted ... Read More
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UNISON recommends health workers vote ‘ACCEPT’ as pay ballot launches 

More than 50,000 health workers will today (Monday) begin to vote on the Scottish government’s final pay offer – with UNISON recommending its members accept the offer.  UNISON, Scotland’s largest ... Read More
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UNISON to recommend NHS staff vote to accept latest Scottish government pay offer

UNISON, the largest NHS union, is to ballot members on the Scottish government's latest pay offer, which was made during talks late on Tuesday night. UNISON Scotland’s health committee has ... Read More
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Glasgow Caledonian University Support Staff Strike For Pay Justice, says UNISON

UNISON members at Glasgow Caledonian University will strike today (Monday) and tomorrow (Tuesday), to protest another imposed, below-inflation national pay award in the university sector. Security staff kicked off the ... Read More