Rights at work blog
Unions have a proud history of improving members' rights in the workplace, through negotiating pay and terms and conditions, promoting equality and fairness, and protecting workers’ health and safety.
With news of a general election in June, now is the time to ensure that workers’ rights are high on the political agenda.
Today is a dark day for workers as the majority of the Trade Union Act comes into force.
Prospect’s case challenging pay discrimination was heard in the Supreme Court on 14 and 15 November. I was delighted to be able to attend some of the hearing. Prospect member Mohammad Naeem works as a chaplain for the Prison Service and his case is challenging inequality in pay on the...
The abuse of workers in the growing ‘gig economy’ was highlighted in the recent employment tribunal case against Uber.