Health and Safety and the Trade Union Bill

08 October 2015

Why is the government trying to stop union H&S reps from doing their job?

Last 28.2m days are lost through injuries or illnesses caused by work. Union safety reps reduce serious injuries by 50%. So why does the government want to introduce a bill that will make it more difficult for health and safety reps to get the time off they need, make it more difficult for them to take action when they have concerns over health and safety, and reduce their ability to campaign on issues they're concerned about?

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