Health and Safety News

Mental health: Name and shame employers but also model good practice

#stuc2018 The STUC pledged support today for trade union campaigns which champion mental health services for both adults and children

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Black Members Disabled Members Equalities LGBT Women

STUC needs your views on hate crime law

The Scottish Government is currently consulting on hate crime legislation. Across the STUC’s equality structures trade union members have raised

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News STUC STUC 2017

Act to end barriers to work for people with disabilities

#stuc2017 Congress backed urgent action to support disabled people into work, amidst serious concerns that less than 50% of people

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News STUC STUC 2017

Campaign to end VAT on food for guide dogs

#stuc2017 The STUC will campaign to extend the VAT exemption on ‘working’ dog food to guide dogs for the blind

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Disabled Members Equalities

Scottish Disabled Members AGM 2016

SCOTTISH DISABLED MEMBERS’ GROUP: ANNUAL MEETING SATURDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2016 UNISON SOUTH LANARKSHIRE BRANCH, 23 BECKFORD STREET, HAMILTON ML3 0BT

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Conference Local Government

Disabled workers rights must be protected and improved

#ulgc16 Aberdeen City’s Deirdre Macdonald, in her maiden speech to conference, pledged to go back to her branch and work

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Conference Local Government

Good housing essential to all our well-being

#ulgc16 Delegates called on the union leadership to continue the campaign against the Tory government’s housing strategy, to press for

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Conference Disabled Members Local Government

Incapability must not be used to sack workers

#ulgc16 Conference condemned the growing use of Incapability Procedures to sack staff on the grounds of ill-health or performance, as

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News STUC STUC 2016

Let’s give disabled young people the chance they deserve

#STUC16 Disabled young people are massively under-represented in apprenticeships and Congress delegates backed a wide-ranging campaign to address the difficulties

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