Our trade union representatives, organisers and senior organisers do a fantastic job supporting our members in the work place; helping negotiate collectively at the companies we are recognised with and individually in the work places we are not.
GMB trade union news
Company profit doubled in the last 12 months, Dividend of 3.4 million paid out
Over 100 GMB union Wigan based members took to the streets this week as part of strike action over pay and conditions. A massive 89% voted by 93% to strike after talks broke down and after the mass turnout on the ballot paper the members walked out of work and onto the picket line in a dispute against their employer Pemberton Park and Leisure...
The GMB union will be at Pride 2022
Please see dates for upcoming Pride events in August 2022, because equality is at the heart of the GMB trade union and our presence is important at these local events.
Trade union members are encouraged to join us. If you have any time available to attend, please show your support for our LGBTQ+ members.
Just a few thoughts on what we can do to help one another in the heat:
Ensuring members are carrying resealable water bottles.
Agreeing extra breaks on behalf of Porters and Warehouse colleagues (see Hot Weather Guidance attached)
Porters and drivers must avoid direct sunlight for long periods. Hats, Lip Protector and Sunscreen should be...