Strong support at the picnic protest today for Sodexo UK & Ireland staff outside St Mary's Hospital We are saying no to poverty pay and calling for equal and backdated wages for all staff! Support hospital workers? Share 👇 bit.ly/2WVzzgA
Amazon are treating their workers like robots. Over the last three years 600 ambulances have been called to their UK warehouses and 115 have been sent to their Rugeley site alone. Amazon need to clean up their act. Share the facts with your friends 👇
A huge thanks to all the amazing GMB London Region delegates that came to this year’s #GMB19 Congress. You all have been an inspiration and have done a brilliant job on behalf of our members, solidarity to you all ✊ #MembersFirst
Since the privatisation of our water industry there has been a gradual erosion of training and investment in staff. We want a review into workers training and the impact to health and safety within the water industry. Thames Water - Details 👇 #GMB19
Rent in London is up 21.7% since 2011 compared to just 9.1% pay rises. We need higher pay & more homes built for affordable rents for lower paid workers. Info on East of England rent, click here ➡ bit.ly/2X4r2vT#SaveSocialHousing#GMB19
90% of GMB members working for CBRE Property Management at Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport have said they would be willing to take industrial action against the company following a pay dispute that saw 97% of members reject a 2% pay rise. Details 👇
We are calling on the UK government to adopt a minimum drone operator age of 18 and for all drone owners and operators to register their device with the @UK_CAA to avoid a repeat of the major disruption caused at Gatwick Airport last year. Details 👇 #GMB19
We are actively supporting the demand of those who self-define as disabled passengers for a more accessible public transport system and are calling on Transport for London to improve access for disabled people on the underground as a matter of urgency More info 👇 #GMB19
We have called on local authorities to adopt a ‘Heat Action Plan’ as part of a campaign to mitigate and minimise the adverse effects of climate change and global warming on low income people. More info ↓ #GMB19
Two standing ovations for our inspiring GMB London Region delegates at the #GMB19 Congress, speaking on food banks and fair pay in the #NHS. This UK government need to stop fighting over a ‘packet of sweets’ and wake up to the serious concerns that our members are dealing with everyday.
#GMB19 Congress motion passed to step up the campaign on preventing Corporate Killing in the workplace. In 12 months over 1,500 people were killed by work. There is no excuse why this is happening, health & safety awareness at work should be a priority!
Yesterday #GMB19 Congress called for full voting rights for 16 and 17 year olds in local and national elections. A report by Electoral Commission UK found that when they have been able to vote, 16 and 17 y/o have higher rates of turnout than 18 to 24 y/o. Details ↓
#GMB19 Congress call for greater support for emergency services to help tackle knife crime epidemic. We want to see our own heroic police service and justice system be given the support, tools and education to fight back against this wave of uncertainty and fear.