Cadent Gas – Consultation on Hinckley Exit

Please see below update for UNISON members in Cadent Cadent Gas – Consultation on Hinckley Exit

National News for UNISON members in Cadent Gas

Re-Organisation Update #4 We have now had a first meeting with the business to discuss its reorganisation plans and next week a series of further meetings are planned. As a result of this meeting and other conversations the business agreed to extend the consultation period in recognition that a lot of information was still not […]

Statement on behalf of the Regional Black Members Committee about the Government Race commission Report

The survey has provided us with the evidence that Black Members have and continue to suffer on a daily basis in their workplaces racism

UNISON secures job protection at Chesterfield Borough Council

Over 1,000 workers have been given extra job security at what is a worrying time for all employees, after Chesterfield Borough Council bosses agreed not to make any compulsory redundancies for six months following a UNISON campaign. The council’s leader said she signed the ‘Job Protection Agreement’ in recognition of workers’ vital work during the […]

300 East Midlands members take the Skills Challenge

The region is celebrating helping 300 members take the skills challenge to test their Maths and English skills with 150 signing up for online Functional Skills courses.

UNISON East Midlands sends International Solidarity to Amazon workers

Nearly 6,000 warehouse workers in Bessemer, Alabama are currently voting on whether to become the first Amazon employees to form a union. UNISON East Midlands stands with those workers and sends solidarity in their plight to achieve better terms & conditions while working for the online retail giant. MICHAEL WADE/ICON SPORTSWIRE VIA AP IMAGES The […]

British Gas Sector Update

Please see below for the latest newsletter from the British Gas Sector of UNISON UNISON BG Sector Update

Racism in the workplace

The uncomfortable conversation that needs to be had.

Utility Services Branch Update

Including; AGM notice branch secretary update Click here for more

E.ON Update

Safety in the workplace As of today, 1st February 2021, E.ON have made surgical standard mask available from collection points at each site. Given the new variants of COVID-19 being more contagious, it’s important for colleagues to wear surgical standard face masks as a minimum when working from site. The CDC (Centre for Disease Control […]