Healthworkers standing together for everyone’s safety
Stay safe: sign the letter; put up a poster; join a union
To reduce risk of infection and slow the spread of COVID19, ALL workers working through the shutdown need to have the right to FULL PAY to self-isolate. That includes zero-hours contract workers. Let your colleagues know that NHS England guidance states that all Trusts should make sure ALL workers on their premises have that right.
Healthworkers are organising and taking action to ensure we take necessary steps to reduce the risk of infection and keep each other and our patients safe. We are the workers that will keep going through this pandemic. Together we can take action for safer workplaces.
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At the start of the pandemic NHS England, understood the need to ensure everyone carrying out duties in NHS premises had rights to follow public health advice to self-isolate on full pay. Without this right, workers are under huge financial pressure to come to work when they should be self-isolating, creating avoidable risks of infectionContinue reading “Agency staff in the NHS need full selfisolation pay”
NHS Employers have said bank staff should be paid in full if they need to self-isolate following public health advice. However, different Trusts and staff banks are using different formulas and coming up with very different versions of “full pay” NHS Professionals, which is runs a staff bank across many other Trusts, has said “YouContinue reading “Bank staff: sick and self-isolation pay”
UPDATE 19:10hrs 8/4/20: 📢 BREAKING NEWS: Tower Rewards implementation has been suspended by the council – more to come but proud of our members!! 📢 CEO Tuckley announced suspension of the hated contract until Summer. We welcome the suspension but he’s got another thing coming if he thinks the council can bring this back in the summer.Continue reading “Solidarity with LBTH staff”
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