Each year, European Health and Safety Week seeks to promote good health and safety practice. This year the theme is Healthy workplaces for all ages. With increased life expectancy, no default retirement age, raising state pension age, plus poor pension provision; today and into the future, a higher proportion workers will continue to remain in work as they age. At the same time, apprenticeship schemes as an alternative to schooling may see more young people also entering the workplace. Employers have the same responsibilities for the health and safety of employees, whether younger, older, or in between.read more
On Wednesday 5th of October, it’s national ‘Go Home On Time’ day encouraging workers to go home on time and also take a look at their work-life balanceread more
Welcome to University of Leeds UNISON branch.
We negotiate on behalf of our members for better pay and conditions, help individuals in trouble, and campaign for a safer, fairer University and society. New members and those wanting to get involved are always welcome
UNISON is one of Britain’s biggest union, representing more than 1.3 million members across the UK’s public services.