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CMA report distracts from main energy issues, says Prospect

The union warned at the launch of the investigation two years ago that it would not address the key challenges facing the energy sector and continued uncertainty would stymie investment
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Workers must not pay price of Brexit say Prospect and TUC

General secretary Mike Clancy says that amid the uncertainty ahead, the union will remain focused on putting members first: defending jobs, pay and skills.   
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Women workers highlight problems with ill-fitting protective equipment

Just 29 per cent of the women who took part in the Prospect survey said the PPE they wear at work was designed for women
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The UK’s scientific excellence would be undermined if organisations were no longer able to employ migrant workers, a recent Prospect survey has found.

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CMA report distracts from main energy issues, says Prospect
  • 24-Jun-2016 12:29

The union warned at the launch of the investigation two years ago that it would not address the key challenges...

London Waste offer 2.5% pay increase for 2016
  • 16-May-2016 13:00

Prospect has concluded negotiations with London Waste on the 2016 pay offer. The company offered a 2.3% increase to basic...

Redundancies are devastating blow to Scotland’s heritage sector
  • 21-Jun-2016 00:01

The National Trust for Scotland risks damage to its long-term aims by pursuing short-term cost savings, Prospect has warned, after...

BT announcement re review of BI PPM Assessment centres
  • 15-Jun-2016 12:09

Prospect has welcomed BT’s decision to postpone a number of assessments over June, July and August, in the light of...

Health and safety sentencing guidelines offer "the promise of some teeth"
  • 11-May-2016 13:00

Pattinson & Brewer, Prospect's solicitors, outline why the new sentencing guidelines for health and safety infringements offer some hope that...

CMA report distracts from main energy issues, says Prospect
  • 24-Jun-2016 12:29

The union warned at the launch of the investigation two years ago that it would not address the key challenges...

Civil service scientists and engineers voice concerns over pay and progression
  • 17-Jun-2016 10:42

A survey conducted in partnership with GO-Science will inform work to relaunch the Government Science and Engineering profession later this...

Civil service scientists and engineers voice concerns over pay and progression
  • 17-Jun-2016 10:42

A survey conducted in partnership with GO-Science will inform work to relaunch the Government Science and Engineering profession later this...

Football fringe tackles challenges faced by women in the sport
  • 19-May-2016 13:00

Deputy general secretary Sue Ferns reports back from an engaging national conference fringe on the role of professional women in...

Prospect calls for tighter regulation of drones
  • 27-May-2016 12:45

On behalf of 5,000 members working in aviation safety, Prospect has today highlighted the risks of the increasing use of...