Every day Prospect helps thousands of members around the UK by improving their working lives. You can read some of our latest success stories below. If you have a story to share about how Prospect has helped you, please let us know.
The US-based Professional Women Controllers is celebrating 40 years of empowering women in air traffic control at its upcoming annual conference in Washington. Shelley-Marie Gilhespy, a Prospect member and air traffic controller, is being sponsored by her employer, National Air Traffic Services (NATS), as well as her local union branch,...
In recent years we have brought many different cases challenging pay inequality. We haveshown how a joint approach of litigation, collective bargaining, and in some cases industrialaction, can deliver real benefits for members.
Prospect helped a representative in the Ministry of Defence successfully claim a death-in-service payment worth about £30,000 for the family of a former member.
Securing reasonable adjustments from his employer saved Malcolm, a scientist with a major UK research council, from being forced into retirement on medical grounds after what felt to him like a prolonged campaign to oust him from his job.
Over the course of 2017, the combined figures of compensation recovered for members in Prospect including the BECTU sector was in excess of £4m.