Tag: Usdaw

retail violence caught on CCTV
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Protection of shopworkers law sees 300 incidents of abuse reported since August

Almost 300 cases of abuse against shop workers were reported to police in the first three months since...

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Unions seek priority access to lateral flow tests for shopworkers

Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for workers who cannot work from home to have priority access to...

Scottish Parliament
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Scottish Government refuses to close large stores on New Year’s Day

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw says it is “deeply disappointed” that the Scottish Government has refused to close large...

Shopper with facemask
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Usdaw calls for mandatory face coverings and Covid safety measures to return

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw is calling on the government to make in-store safety measures mandatory to help reduce...

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Landmark retailer protection law comes into force in Scotland

Retail workers in Scotland are now better protected as the new Protection of Workers (Retail and Age-restricted Goods...

Lorries
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Longer hours for lorry drivers to ease stock shortages

The government has announced that the number of hours HGV drivers can legally spend behind the wheel will...

closed sign
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Usdaw secures Ne’er Day trading consultation

Retail trade union Usdaw has secured a commitment from the Scottish Government to consult on large stores closing...

Paddy Lillis
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Reinstate full lockdown safety measures in stores, says Usdaw

Usdaw has been “inundated” with complaints from its members deeply concerned about their safety because of customers ignoring...

Paddy Lillis
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Make shopworker jabs a priority, demands Usdaw

As Britain enters another period of lockdown amid soaring levels of coronavirus infections, Usdaw has called on the...

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...