A conference aimed at addressing the issue of mental health in the workplace, bringing together trade unionists, employers, community groups and mental health experts will take place in Liverpool this Friday (18th March). Friday 18th March
Construction union UCATT says North West construction workers’ safety is at risk after new figures show that safety inspections by the government’s Health & Safety Executive (H&SE) have dropped by a third in the region.
In addition, during this period of 2014/15, inspections leading to prohibition notices were also down 16 per cent.
North West Region reps attend a recent Social Housing Forum discussing the current issues facing this sector. Discussions centred on topics such as the vile Tory Trade Union Bill and the enforced rent reductions and the effects these will have on our members . The group received a presentation and...
Members of construction union UCATT will tomorrow (Friday November 20th) be taking part in the latest protest concerning the undercutting of wages and terms and conditions at the SITA site on Teesside.
Construction union UCATT has won a significant victory against an umbrella company for the unlawful deduction of wages.
The UCATT member based in the North West took a case against umbrella company Paystream My Max Ltd to an employment tribunal. The employment tribunal judge found in UCATT’s favour as the respondents (Paystream My Max Ltd) “were not open and transparent”.
Construction union UCATT have strongly welcomed joint union working which has ensured that a subcontractor falsely self-employing workers or requiring them to be employed via umbrella companies has been removed from a major Liverpool construction site.
Our new guide seeks to assist UCATT members in lobbying to stop public contracts going to firms that have blacklisted workers and have not made up for it. Download the Blacklisting & Public Procurement Guide now.