Unite, the UK’s largest union, has called on the government to withdraw its decision to award the contract to privatise the Ministry of Defence (MoD) firefighters and defence workers, to troubled outsourcing company Capita, following the announcement that all future outsourcing contracts should be assessed on ‘social value’.
On Saturday, UNISON will March through the streets of London in to celebrate and defend the National Health Service. We will stand alongside those who rely on it, cherish it and campaign for it to...
This is yet another ruling that shows the gig economy for what it is - old fashioned exploitation under a shiny new facade, says GMB Union.
Uber needs to reflect long and hard on these realities of passenger safety and how it treats its workers, says GMB Union
Time and again Britain relies on market forces to supply essential products to the UK economy - it is just not working says GMB.
Working people don’t mind paying more for the NHS – what they do mind is private companies profiting from sick people, says GMB.
Ambulance workers’ annual earnings are down 18.2 per cent - and real terms cuts are set to continue.
Staff fork out on food for hungry kids, tampons, toilet rolls, pens, pencils and books as funding cuts bite
Workers for private contractors are the fastest growing group of UNISON members The article UNISON vows greater support for private sector members first appeared on the UNISON National site.
'We are one team and we want to stay as a team', Wigan strikers tell conference delegates The article UNISON escalates its campaign against NHS outsourcing first appeared on the UNISON National site.