Blacklisted construction workers move closer to huge damages payout

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Unite statement on NHS trusts’ deficit in England 2015-10-10 [Unite]

England RMT fury as train company tries to ban union badges 2015-10-10 [RMT]

'These new figures confirm the full extent of the financial misery and chaos in the NHS' 2015-10-10 [UNISON]

One in four workers have had time off because of mental health issues, an Usdaw survey reveals 2015-10-10 [Usdaw]

Trade union bill - vindictive ideological attack on workers' rights 2015-10-10 [PCS]

Social responsibility key to good business, Labour leader says 2015-10-09 [Belfast Telegraph]

Blacklisted construction workers move closer to huge damages payout 2015-10-09 [The Guardian]

Jeremy Hunt forced to backtrack in row over NHS doctors’ contract For more info 2015-10-09 [Guardian]

Usdaw welcomes a u-turn on Northern Ireland pay by Lidl and calls on them to recognise the union 2015-10-09 [Usdaw]

Construction giants confess to host of blacklisting charges 2015-10-09 [Morning Star]

Scotland Scotland's fire fighters to consider strike action 2015-10-09 []

Blacklisting companies accept guilt 2015-10-08 [UCATT]

Blacklisting: Door Opens For Substantial Compensation 2015-10-08 [GMB]

England Hackney traffic wardens to strike for five days over lack of company sick pay 2015-10-08 [Unite]

Landmark legal action paves way for pay outs as construction firms admit to blacklisting 2015-10-08 [Unite]

Further cuts to police forces could jeopardise public safety and lead to more industrial unrest, warns UNISON 2015-10-08 [UNISON]

Low paid still bearing brunt of government cuts 2015-10-08 [PCS]

Major Construction Employers Admit Liability In High Court For Defaming 3,213 Blacklisted Construction Workers 2015-10-08 [GMB]

Construction workers 'in line for damages after firms admit blacklist' 2015-10-08 [Express & Star]

Blacklisting companies accept guilt 2015-10-08 [UCATT]

England Council workers stage strike over job fears 2015-10-08 [The Press]

England Hackney traffic wardens to strike for five days over lack of company sick pay 2015-10-08 [Unite]

Northern Ireland Lidl reverses living wage decision for Northern Ireland staff 2015-10-08 [BBC]

PCS celebrates National Gallery agreement 2015-10-08 [PSI]

World Day for Decent Work - end corporate greed! 2015-10-08 []

GMB Black History Month Event 28th Oct 2015-10-08 [GMB]

On World Day for Decent Work, join the fight against the Trade Union Bill 2015-10-08 [Unison]

General secretary criticises comments on pensioner benefits as ‘despicable’ 2015-10-08 [UNISON]

UNISON’s reaction to the Prime Minister’s speech at Tory conference 2015-10-08 [UNISON]

David Cameron’s legacy will be ‘all too visible to low paid workers’, says Unite 2015-10-08 [Unite]

England Goodyear accused of a ‘sham consultation’ over Wolverhampton closure 2015-10-08 [Unite]

England Sellafield workers win victory for ‘common sense’ in health and safety dispute 2015-10-08 [Unite]

Seriously ill Willesden man had his benefits stopped after he was deemed ‘fit for work’ weeks before he died 2015-10-07 [Kilburn Times]

Blacklisted construction workers given 'core participant' status in Pitchford Inquiry 2015-10-07 [CN Plus]

Northern Ireland Council ask to meet minister over Ulster University jobs 2015-10-07 [Coleraine Times]

Hands Off Council Pensions Funds 2015-10-07 [GMB]

3 Million Oppose TTIP 2015-10-07 [GMB]

NASUWT calls on ministers to poverty proof the school day 2015-10-07 [NASUWT]

Iain Duncan Smith has 'fundamentally failed in his job' 2015-10-07 [PCS]

Northern Ireland NASUWT comments on Equality Commission report into educational inequalities 2015-10-07 [NASUWT]

England Cap Number Of Cabs And Drivers In London 2015-10-06 [GMB]

Tory Plan To Demolish Council Estates 2015-10-06 [GMB]

England Gallery staff back to work with heads held high 2015-10-06 [The Morning Star]

Northern Ireland Lidl 'sacks worker who questioned pay policy on Facebook' - union 2015-10-06 []

Blacklisting victims added to undercover policing inquiry 2015-10-06 [Building]

Javid refuses to talk to Unite about strike compromise 2015-10-06 [Morning Star]

Len McCluskey - Prime Minister we have the solution to your union threshold plans 2015-10-06 [Unite]

Trans-Pacific Partnership good for workers? The big lie 2015-10-06 []

The government has got it wrong over tax credits, says UNISON 2015-10-06 [UNISON]

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