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April 16, 2024
Tata Steel Warns of Reduced Redundancy Terms

Tata Steel Warns of Reduced Redundancy Terms if Workers Proceed with Strike

Tata steel warns of reduced redundancy terms if workers proceed with strike. Tata steel has announced it will withhold a "significantly enhanced" redundancy package
April 15, 2024
Legal Right to Request Flexible Working

Legal Right to Request Flexible Working from First Day of Employment Now Effective

Legal right to request flexible working from first day of employment now effective. Flexible working has now become a legal right from the first day in a new job
March 28, 2024
A Welcome Workers Increase in Statutory Sick Pay From £109.40 to £172.48 Per Week

A Welcome Workers Increase in Statutory Sick Pay From £109.40 to £172.48 Per Week

A welcome workers increase in statutory sick pay from £109.40 to £172.48 per week. Increase in Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) not just beneficial,
March 26, 2024
Workers Check Your Pay Packet This Month - Could be Worth Extra £689

Workers Check Your Pay Packet This Month: Could be Worth Extra £689

Workers check your pay packet this month: could be worth extra £689. A substantial sum of money-potentially reaching up to £689 per individual-is being
March 25, 2024
27,000 Healthcare Workers to Receive £3,000 Payment from Department of Health

27,000 Healthcare Workers to Receive £3,000 Payment from Department of Health

27,000 Healthcare workers to receive £3,000 payment from department of health. One million NHS staff received similar one-off payments in addition to a 5% NHS pay rise
March 22, 2024
Exploring High-Paying Trades: A Path to Financial Success Without a University Degree

Exploring High-Paying Trades: A Path to Financial Success Without a University Degree

Exploring high-paying trades: a path to financial success without a university degree. Career doesn’t necessarily require the traditional route
March 21, 2024
Have This Code On Your Payslip

Have This Code On Your Payslip? 1257L: Unlock up to £900 Boost from April

Have This Code On Your Payslip? 1257L: Unlock up to £900 Boost from April. Individuals on the 1257L tax code can anticipate a refund ranging from £200 to £750
March 20, 2024
Ensuring Workplace Safety

Ensuring Workplace Safety: A Call to Action Following a Tragic Incident

Ensuring Workplace Safety. Stateside Foods Ltd, based in Bolton, has been fined £800,000 due to severe workplace accidents. Tragic Incident
March 18, 2024
Manchester Airport's Potential £16.3 Billion Annual Boost to UK Economy by 2050

Manchester Airport’s Potential £16.3 Billion Annual Boost to UK Economy by 2050

Manchester airport's potential £16.3 billion annual boost to UK economy by 2050. The significant economic potential Manchester Airport hold
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Disclaimer: To enhance the accuracy and breadth of our coverage, The Workers Union News Service may utilize Artificial Intelligence (AI) to augment news and images. While every effort is made to ensure the reliability of the information, please note that the AI-generated content is for informational purposes only and should not be relied on or replace professional advice.

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