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SIPTU secure better staffing levels and quality jobs for ambulance workers

Sunday 7 August 2016

Major success for Irish ambulance workers and their union: Late last Friday night SIPTU members, working in the National Ambulance Service, won a hard fought formal commitment from the Department of Health, Health Service Executive (HSE) and National Ambulance Service (NAS) management for substantial new investment and better working conditions. SIPTU Health Divisional Organiser, Paul…

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UNI Europa validates European Online Interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) Tool for the Hairdressing Sector

Thursday 28 July 2016

UNI Europa Hair and Beauty and its Social Partner Coiffure EU, have validated and the European Online Interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) Tool for the Hairdressing sector. Risk assessment in the workplace is key to protecting the health and safety of workers and reducing occupational accidents. Unfortunately, many micro, small and medium-sized enterprises do not have the resources…

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Wood Group oil platform workers to stage historic strike on North Sea

Monday 25 July 2016

Wood Group oil platform workers to stage historic strike on North Sea | UNI Global Union We have received an appeal for solidarity action from our UK affiliate Unite in support of oil workers on the North Sea. Workers employed by Wood Group working on Shell Oil platforms overwhelmingly voted to stage a 24 hour…

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Global unions agree protocol with DP-DHL

Tuesday 19 July 2016

Global unions agree protocol with DP-DHL | UNI Global Union The ITF, UNI and DP-DHL have today agreed to a protocol, which commits them to continued dialogue on employment and industrial relations. The parties will meet four times a year and attempt to resolve issues in a mutually acceptable manner to avoid future problems. Philip…

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UNICREDIT European works council and trade union alliance Joint Statement

Monday 18 July 2016

Following the appointment of UniCredit’s new Ceo Mr. Jean Pierre Mustier, the Select Committee of the EWC and the Trade Union Alliance of Unicredit issued the following joint statement: The UniCredit European Works Council and UNI’s company TUA take note of the resolution adopted by the Board of Directors on 11 July 2016 concerning the…

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