Damage – voices from the front line

AusterityEconomics_Oct2014_The damage to our public services

A series of UNISON Scotland reports on how austerity is hitting public services and how we can protect them.

Trading Safety – a survey of trading standards officers

Trading safety
Damage series This survey is part of UNISON Scotland’s Damage series: a programme of surveys looking at the impact of ...

Giving shelter: cuts to sheltered housing

Giving Shelter
This is a survey of housing wardens sheltered housing officers, care support workers with a small number of people in ...

Scotland’s road network is deteriorating because of cuts, says UNISON report

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Road budgets have been cut by 21% since 2012 and is having a serious detrimental effect on Scotland’s road network ...

Building Stress: a survey of building control staff

Building Stress Damage Report
This survey is the latest in our Damage series of reports which looks at the impact of austerity cuts on ...

Hard Lessons: Support staff struggling to maintain standards for pupils because of cuts

Hard Lessons
This is a large scale survey of support staff working in schools across Scotland. It is a wide ranging report ...

A Fairer Start: A survey of apprentices in Scotland’s public services

A fairer start for apprentices
This survey is part of UNISON Scotland’s damage series which looks at the impact of austerity cuts on the country’s ...

Home care workers ask – we care, do you?

We Care Do You? Care workers survey
Scotland needs a quality home care service to meet the growing demand and also ensures that patients who shouldn’t be ...

Growing pains, a survey of youth workers

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This survey is part of UNISON Scotland’s Damage series: a set of surveys looking at the impact of the ‘Age ...