Prospect has specialist blogs about rights at work, health & safety and pensions. This is our 'everything else' blog - contributors from across the union about different events, campaigns, news and current affairs.
Saturday is Workers’ Memorial Day, a day to commemorate those who have died or been injured at work and to fight for improved laws, enforcement and working conditions to make sure that these tragedies are never repeated.
Developments in digitisation, data and connectivity, evolving consumer preferences and disruptive corporate strategies will transform the environment in which many Prospect members work, says Philippa Childs.
The government has finally responded to last year’s Supreme Court ruling on equal pension benefits for same-sex partners in the event of a scheme member’s death.
The 1998 Data Protection Act sets out the rules on the use of people’s personal information that UK unions and other businesses need to follow. It followed a 1995 Directive from the EU on the protection, processing and movement of data.
I have previously written a blog on mental health and how work-related stress has particularly affected me. Given that April is stress awareness month, I thought it might be helpful write another blog with some further reflections on how stress is addressed by my employer, the Welsh Government. Recent developments, following...