Tag: crime

Wheelie Bins
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Burning bins to get high? It’s wheelie time to stop arson about…

UTC had to check it wasn’t April already when he received a press release from waste removal specialists...

Antony Begley
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Play your part in the war on retail crime

After all the euphoria recently of seeing Daniel Johnson’s Shopworkers Protection Bill clear the final hurdle before becoming...

Retail Crime - Don't put up with it
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SGF challenges retailers to start reporting retail crime

As part of a new initiative with Police Scotland, the Scottish Grocers’ Federation is urging retailers not to...

Antony Begley
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A safer working environment – and not before time

Last month, a little bit of history was made in the Scottish Parliament as Daniel Johnson MSP’s Protection...

John Lee, Daniel Johnson, Pete Cheema
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History made as Scottish Shop Workers Bill is passed

Daniel Johnson MSP’s game-changing Protection of Workers Bill was formally passed last month and will now become law...

Daniel Johnson
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Holyrood passes shopworker protection law

The Scottish Parliament has today (19 January 2021) voted to make it a specific offence to assault a...

House of Commons
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Shopworkers petition hits 100k mark

Usdaw’s parliamentary petition that seeks to protect retail staff from violence, threats and abuse has collected the 100,000...

Houses of Parliament
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Government spurns shopworker protection legislation

The UK Government has again rejected a specific new law to protect shopworkers from assault. Responding to questions...

Daniel Johnson
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Shopworkers’ Protection Bill clears second Holyrood hurdle

The Scottish Parliament has today (17 November 2020) voted to support key proposed legislation that will make it...

Paddy Lillis
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Three-quarters of shopworkers say abuse has got worse during pandemic

Retail trade union Usdaw has today (16 November 2020) launched Respect for Shopworkers Week with shocking statistics from...