Tag: Usdaw

Helen Dickinson
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MPs urged to support tougher action on assaults of retail staff

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has added its voice to the growing clamour to stiffen up legislation to...

Paddy Lillis
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Usdaw leader launches shopworker protection petition

In response to continued growing assaults, threats and abuse against shopworkers and the doubling of such incidents during...

Paddy Lillis
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Shopworkers’ union calls for retail recovery plan

Retail trade union Usdaw has urged the Chancellor to announce an urgent recovery plan for the retail industry...

Shopper with facemask
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In-store face masks become compulsory

Face coverings in shops in Scotland are to become mandatory from 10 July. The measure will apply to...

Daniel Johnson
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Protection of Workers Bill gets backing of key Holyrood committee

The Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee has given its unanimous support for the general principles...

empty shops
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Usdaw calls for Government recovery plan to save high street

Retail trade union Usdaw has urged the Government to sit down with employers and trade unions to agree...

Daniel Johnson
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MSPs quiz Johnson over proposed shopworker protection law

Members of Holyrood’s Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee heard evidence from fellow MSP Daniel Johnson yesterday (13...

Paddy Lillis
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Coronavirus: shopworker assaults double as tensions rise

The average UK shopworker has been verbally abused, threatened or assaulted every week during the coronavirus emergency, according...

Paddy Lillis
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Coronavirus: Usdaw urges shoppers to help keep stores safe

Shopworkers trade union leader Paddy Lillis (pictured) has called on the public to take special care to follow...

Paddy Lillis
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Minimum wage rates rise

Increases in national minimum wage rates take effect from today (1 April). The National Living Wage, for over-25s,...