SHOP workers are suffering an epidemic of assaults, threats and abuse, a nationwide survey by their union Usdaw revealed yesterday.
The union surveyed 5,000 staff as part of its Freedom From Fear campaign and showed that on average 241 shop workers a day were assaulted last year. A...
Tuesday 21st Apr 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Congress voted unanimously to campaign for the abolition of zero-hours contracts — except where expressly requested by the worker.
Monday 8th Sep 2014
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Retail union Usdaw secures pay-out for 6,000 workers left in the lurch by administration
Saturday 14th Jun 2014
Shopworkers come out firmly against the government’s NHS privatisation agenda, declaring that the country only has a year to save it
Thursday 8th May 2014
posted by Peter Corcoran in Britain