Tag: Usdaw

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...

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...

Rishi Sunak
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Chancellor upsets everyone with Living Wage rise

Chancellor Rishi Sunak (pictured) announced a rise in the National Living Wage from £8.72 to £8.91 an hour...

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...

Paddy Lillis
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‘Real’ Living Wage rate rises

The Living Wage Foundation has announced a new rate of £9.50 per hour for the ‘real’ Living Wage....

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...