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While there are some positive steps following the Carillion scandal, the lack of recognition of the role of unions is disappointing

Prospect and its sister union CWU are urging field services operatives in Ericsson Ltd to reject a pay offer from their employer that will result in eight out of ten people receiving nothing at all.

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Tougher action is still needed to protect jobs and investment Prospect has said in response to the government’s Brexit White Paper.

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For too long unions, industry and local communities have had to make the case for the future of the nuclear industry as part of a sustainable balanced energy policy without substantial support or clear policy direction from government.

LATEST STORIES FROM OUR INDUSTRIES

Delegates agree to talk about defence diversification
  • 9-Jul-2018 15:10

Conference voted to widen the discussion around the ‘Lucas Plan’ on defence diversification

Positive feedback from Local Reps Training Day
  • 13-Jul-2018 14:11

We have received very positive feedback from reps, and potential reps, who attended our Local Reps Training Day (LRTD) on...

Prospect responds to nuclear pension consultation
  • 3-Jul-2018 12:30

More than 10,000 members of final salary pension schemes will be affected by proposed reforms

Sally Bidgood – straight talking, frequently irreverent and always compelling
  • 10-Apr-2018 10:45

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of long-standing Prospect member Sally Bidgood early on Sunday...

British Museum pregnancy dismissal found unlawful
  • 21-Jun-2018 09:43

Niki Savvides wins her claim of unfair dismissal and pregnancy discrimination with Prospect support

Members urged to reject “insulting” Ericsson pay offer
  • 13-Jul-2018 08:30

Prospect and its sister union CWU are urging field services operatives in Ericsson Ltd to reject a pay offer from...

Supreme Court upholds principle of indirect discrimination in landmark case
  • 5-Apr-2017 10:37

The Supreme Court made a landmark ruling protecting employees against pay discrimination based on race or religious grounds.

Prospect responds to nuclear pension consultation
  • 3-Jul-2018 12:30

More than 10,000 members of final salary pension schemes will be affected by proposed reforms

Prospect and unions seek urgent meeting with Liz Truss on civil service pay
  • 11-Jul-2018 12:02

Meeting request follows on from discussions with Minister for the Cabinet Office, David Lidington

More than just money needed to protect UK science
  • 22-Jun-2018 14:10

New Government science fund announced but Prospect warns more is needed to keep UK science internationally competitive

Women in football – what Prospect can do for you
  • 21-Feb-2018 09:34

Prospect is continuing its work with Women in Football as we seek to break down the barriers that women face...

Air traffic controllers signal threat to workers’ rights
  • 9-Jul-2018 14:54

The European Commission’s attempts to limit air traffic controllers’ right to strike should be condemned in the strongest possible terms,...