UNISON believes health and safety in the workplace is an issue for everyone.
Every year, thousands of people suffer accidents and ill-health at work - most of which could be avoided.
Unions and health and safety laws save and protect lives. But many more could be protected from harm if health and safety laws were better enforced.
We are campaigning for a new way of working, one that guarantees every worker a safe and healthy workplace.
(22/05/2013) The latest edition of UNISON's Health & Safety Organiser e-bulletin is now available. This issue includes articles on compensation for assault, UNISON's safety in numbers campaign, the ageing workforce and more.
(22/05/2013) This year’s Health & Safety National Delegate Conference Fringe will focus on the union’s safety in numbers campaign, and will include recruiting and organising case studies from branch health and safety officers.
(17/05/2013) Trade unions want to see strong regulation and enforcement action to ensure that there should be no exposure to anything that causes cancer.
(16/05/2013) UNISON, the UK’s largest union, is calling on charity Turning Point to stop bullying its staff and to start practising what it preaches.
(15/05/2013) JUAC wrote on 8 May to David Laws requiring the publication of the HSE investigation report and calling for transparency to ensure that the right message was sent to schools about the standards of asbestos management.