A new report published today says the current measures in place for self-employed workers are “inadequate” with many facing severe hardship over the coming months.
Following the Chancellor’s statement on urgent measures to protect businesses, the a new TUC report calls on the government to provide urgent wage subsidies to protect working families and jobs.
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Action on coronavirus falls short. And the overdue u-turn on investment must prioritise working families and public services.
US union leader Rich Trumka has today (Friday) joined forces with the British TUC to warn the White House and Downing Street that any trade deal must put workers’ jobs and rights first.
The TUC has today (Monday) called on the government to set up an emergency taskforce to deal with the coronavirus outbreak.
Mae’r TUC yn galw ar y llywodraeth i ymdrin â’r coronafeirws drwy warantu tâl salwch i bob gweithiwr, beth bynnag y mae’n ei ennill. Nid yw bron i 2 filiwn o weithwyr yn y DU yn gymwys i dderbyn Tâl...
Government’s temporary changes to sick pay still leaves many workers unprotected; TUC calls on government to tackle coronavirus by guaranteeing sick pay for all workers, regardless of how much...
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Incomes are falling because of cuts to family support like tax credits and benefits, and little has been done to improve pay and job security.