The GMB is Britain's General Union, with 120 years experience of representing workers dealing bullying and harassment at work, poor health, safety and welfare facilities at work and discrimintaion.
Tim Roache, Regional Secretary
We're always looking for ways of improving our services and the benefits available to members. We offer representation at grievance and disciplinary hearings, and negotiations on your pay and conditions at work and health and safety. We also offer legal advice and support to our members.
If you aren't a member yet then please either download an application form to complete to telephone us on 0845 337 7777 where you can join over the phone.
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News from GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire
As the country faces a cold snap and the energy companies announce inflation-busting price increases, official figures show that the number of extra deaths of older people in the winter of 2012-13 was up on the winter before.
The children of Abbey School will be the victims if a massive planned restructure takes place at the special school early next year. It is possible that almost every teacher in the school, as well as a number of school support staff, will be made redundant if the plans go ahead.
On the back of the most recent and continued savage cuts that the government have made to the Councils budget we are once again being asked to look at pay roll in Sheffield.