Success stories

Success stories

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.

Member wins sex discrimination case after being denied equal pay and promotion

Prospect member and procurement specialist Amy Arnold has won a sex discrimination case against her employer, UK Power Networks (UKPN) after being denied equal pay and a promotion.

Judge's gavel

Member reinstated following disability claim for cancer

Roger Hancock has worked for the Ministry of Defence for more than 40 years. In 2008 he was diagnosed as having an extremely debilitating and recurring form of cancer, which has greatly impaired his mobility. Roger has mostly worked from home since then and during this time had been promoted...

Flybe plane in flight

Flybe cabin crew members win holiday pay

Members of cabin crew at regional airline Flybe have secured enhanced holiday pay after Prospect disputed Flybe’s failure to include flight duty allowance and commission payments in their holiday pay.

Isabelle Colas

‘Everyone has the right to be protected at work’

Isabelle Colas, a union rep and scientist at the James Hutton Institute in Dundee, Scotland, has learned a lot about the dangers of vibration at work since helping a member with hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) earlier this year.

football and goal net

Prospect secures settlement for Southend United groundsman sacked after 27 years

Prospect has reached a mutually acceptable agreement for Southend United’s groundsman, Ken Hare, whose employment was terminated in January after 27 years of service.