Unison report reveals that more than two in five mental health workers have been attacked in the last year.
Government urged to introduce a 'real living wage' that reflects the rising cost of living.
Survey by Unison finds that almost two-thirds of nurses believe hospital wards are understaffed, affecting patient care and safety.
The number of workers trapped in insecure jobs has rocketed by a shocking 660,000 over the past five years, according to study.
Unison says an expected £2.4 billion 'surplus' in business taxes should be used to help ease the adult social care crisis in England.
Health unions say government needs to inject £280m into the NHS by the end of the decade, or could find themselves in breach of their own minimum wage laws.
Shocking research reveals 3.2 million households are in ‘problem debt’, while more than a million are in 'extreme problem debt'.
Report from Unison warns that half of councils have reduced spending on youth services, such as outreach support and advice for young people.
Unison is calling on the government to end the 'systematic underpayment' of homecare workers, cheated out of the minimum wage.
Trade Union Act and the awarding of government contracts to “anti-union employers” who blacklist thousands of workers will be under the spotlight.
76% of councils are failing to ensure homecare providers pay employees for time spent travelling between appointments.
On average, people on zero-hours contracts work under 25 hours a week and earn £300 less than workers on more permanent contracts.
Half of all home care providers investigated by the HMRC cheated their workers out of the National Minimum Wage, damning new research reveals.
Unison is calling on patients and residents to 'fight-back' against the planned privatisation of Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent cancer and end of life care services.
A rise in employment and sharp drop in the number of people out of work has had little effect on the scandal of low wages, the latest figures show. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) on Wednesday show that the UK unemployment...