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Government’s controversial Public Order Bill met with opposition

Union concern that measures will be used against pickets in industrial disputes.

Long-awaited White Paper on fire reform published – the FBU respond

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) described the White Paper as a “threat to our rights and our service.”

Prison officers call for an end to ‘draconian’ ban on them taking strike action

At POA conference 2022 delegates support a motion to end the ban on them taking strike action.

Press releases

Labour’s Fair Pay Agreements policy “wise and progressive”

Experts at the independent think tank, the Institute of Employment Rights, welcome today's Labour Party proposal for Fair Pay Agreements.

Bill to abolish insecure work gains cross-party support; passes into Committee stage

The Status of Workers Bill was supported by Crossbench, Conservative, Green and Labour Party peers in the House of Lords today.