Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers ( Usdaw )


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About Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers

Usdaw members work in a variety of occupations and industries including: shopworkers, factory and warehouse workers, drivers, call centres, clerical workers, milkround and dairy process, butchers and meat packers, catering, laundries, chemical processing, home shopping and pharmaceutical.

Usdaw press release, blog etc

11/30/2018 - 12:12 British Safety Council supports Usdaw's Justice for Injured Workers Campaign
11/27/2018 - 11:57 Offensive Weapons Bill: MPs urged by Usdaw, retailers, staff and the public to vote tomorrow for a protection for shopworkers amendment
11/22/2018 - 22:15 Usdaw takes tackling women's poverty to the Scottish Labour Women's Conference
11/17/2018 - 18:43 Trade union general secretaries combine to support the Justice for Injured Workers Campaign
11/15/2018 - 12:49 Usdaw calls on the Scottish Government to act as a survey finds that violence against shopworkers has increased by 40%
11/14/2018 - 12:50 House of Fraser staff devastated by four more store closures - Usdaw calls on Sports Direct to engage with the union
11/13/2018 - 12:42 Attacks on shopworkers and shoplifting are up while police numbers have fallen - Usdaw calls for more police funding
11/12/2018 - 00:13 Violence, threats and abuse against shopworkers remains high - an Usdaw survey reveals at the start of Respect for Shopworkers Week
11/09/2018 - 09:47 Equal Pay Day 2018: Usdaw calls for a 10 an hour minimum wage to help close the gender pay gap
11/09/2018 - 07:50 M&S staff, particularly in older stores, are deeply concerned by a further threat of more store closures - Usdaw renews call for recognition
11/08/2018 - 02:44 Usdaw calls for action after a Suzy Lamplugh Trust survey reveals two-thirds of retail workers have been exposed to violence and aggression
11/04/2018 - 21:19 Real Living Wage uprating welcomed by Usdaw, but the campaign continues for a 10 per hour minimum
11/01/2018 - 21:43 Usdaw welcomes pladis commitment to the TUCs Dying to Work charter
11/01/2018 - 20:49 Sainsburys and Asda merger - Usdaw warns of possible store closures and job losses
10/30/2018 - 05:25 Underwhelming Budget does not do enough to help low paid workers and the troubled retail sector
10/29/2018 - 02:42 STUC Women's Conference: Usdaw promotes empowering women along with tackling sexual harassment and domestic violence
10/29/2018 - 01:14 Usdaw tackles the retail crisis by launching an industrial strategy that addresses business costs, staff pay and valuing shopworkers
10/26/2018 - 04:06 Budget 2018: Usdaw challenges the chancellor to tackle the retail crisis, automation and workers struggling to make ends meet