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Hospital worker could be sacked over face mask dispute

A hospital worker employed by private company ISS has been told he faces the sack after a dispute over PPE.
The man - who collects rubbish from Queen Elizabeth’s hospital, in Woolwich - was told he wasn’t entitled to wear a face mask.

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CALLING ALL BORED KIDS – GMB NEEDS YOU!

Are you a budding Picasso? Don’t worry if you’re not, it’s time to get creative. We need your help and want you to enter our competition by designing a poster and image for our equality team here at the GMB.

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ARE YOU A GMB MEMBER WORKING IN SOCIAL CARE? THEN JOIN US FOR A WEBINAR ON MONDAY 20 APRIL 2020

We have organised a social care members’ webinar for Monday 20th April 2020 at 2.30pm. An invite will be sent by email today to all social care members with a link for them to sign up to the webinar. 

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GMB: The Union for Key Workers - In service of the public

GMB along with sister unions have again met with the NJC Joint Secretaries to discuss urgent issues relating to the Coronavirus and also to discuss the on-going pay talks.

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Hospital staff given PPE '19 years out of date'

‘Horrified’ staff at Barnsley hospital treating Covid-19 patients have been given personal protection equipment 19 years out of date.

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GREAT NEW LEARNING OFFER FROM GMB

We've just launched some great new online courses for you to get your teeth into. Have a look at our flyer and if there's anything you fancy doing then contact a member of our project team (contact details in the flyer) 👇

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TASC - The Ambulance Staff Charity Needs Our Help

As the Coronavirus crisis is currently having a serious impact on the ambulance service. With call numbers soaring, interactions with patients are changing, and staff on the road and in the control centres are under chronic pressure.

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DHL ‘FLAUNTING’ GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES ON COVID-19 IN YORKSHIRE SAYS GMB

Company ‘using the current crisis as an opportunity to maximise profits potentially putting workers and their loved ones at risk says GMB Union. 

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Calling all ASDA Workers – Have you registered your Equal Pay Claim?

The clock is ticking on your Equal Pay Claim. You have until the 2 May 2020 to submit your claim.

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ASOS warehouse branded 'cradle of disease' by terrified workers

Terrified ASOS workers say they feel ‘like rats’ in a warehouse they have branded a ‘cradle of disease’  Up to 4,000 people work at the ASOS warehouse in Grimethorpe, Barnsley – and 98% of them feel unsafe at work amid the Coronavirus crisis, according to a GMB survey.

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