Carillion collapse: two years on, ‘government has learned nothing’

Lack of action on accounting rules to prevent corporate disaster is shocking, Unite saysThe government has been accused of failing to learn any lessons from the collapse of the outsourcing giant Carillion two years ago, when more than 3,000 jobs were l…

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Unite union seeks jobs assurances after PSA-Fiat Chrysler merger

About 2,600 manufacturing staff work at Vauxhall sites in UK including Ellesmere PortBritain’s largest trade union is seeking assurances over about 2,600 manufacturing jobs at Vauxhall after the carmaker’s parent company, PSA, announced a £38bn (€45bn)…

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Johnson’s infatuation with Trump could ‘rip up workers’ rights’, warns TUC

President’s influence over Johnson could ‘drag UK’ into harmful economic modelLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson’s admiration for Donald Trump will lead to workers’ rights being ripped up if the Conservatives win the general election next…

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BA pilots’ strike: airline agrees provisional pay settlement

British Airways avoids festive disruption as union backs deal worth 12% over three yearsBritish Airways has agreed to a provisional pay settlement with its pilots, heading off the threat of Christmas disruption and bringing to an end one of the most da…

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South Western rail staff confirm Christmas period strike action

Walkout by RMT members set to cause major disruption for nearly all of DecemberA month of strikes on one of Britain’s busiest commuter railways, South Western (SWR), has been confirmed after talks to avert the action broke down. RMT union members will …

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