Lines open Mon-Fri 08:30-19:00

Rights at work blog

Rights at work blog


A crowd of women celebrates

Winning for women at work

Prospect has provided legal support to many women who challenged entrenched discrimination and harassment at work.


The not good enough work plan

The Government describes its Good Work Plan as the ‘largest upgrade in a generation to workplace rights’ but it is a huge missed opportunity to tackle the blight of insecure work.


A man with a box of employment items

Contractors, freelancers and agency workers need better rights at work

The nature of the labour market has been changing for several decades but the situation has become more complex in recent times because of the growth of zero hours contracts and the rise of platform-based work (as seen in recent high-profile cases with Uber, Deliveroo and Pimlico Plumbers).


graphic of football pitch

Football fever: avoiding a red card in the workplace

As World Cup football fever grips fans, this is a timely reminder of our advice on avoiding a red card in the workplace. 


Women's rights at work - sisters are doing it for themselves

With issues of sexual harassment, unequal pay, a lack of flexible working and even the shoes we wear, women still face inequality at work. For International Women’s Day I am looking at some of the issues for women at work in 2018 and how unions successfully tackle these problems.