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Suspension of Tariffs on Scotch Whisky
Responding to the UK Government announcement today (Thursday 4 March) confirming a four-month suspension of the 25 per cent tariffs on the export of single malt whisky to the United States...
HC-One Care Home Sales
Responding to news this afternoon (Monday 1 March 2021) that private health care giant HC-One is to sell ten homes in Scotland...
Re-start of Care Home Visits
Precarious balance between compassion and safety ahead of care home visit re-start, as GMB asks for worker assurances...
Growing Support For £15 An Hour Minimum Wage For Carers
Growing Support For £15 An Hour Minimum Wage For Carers – But Government Lacks Ambition...
Care Union Calls On MSPs To Support £15 An Hour Social Care Minimum Wage
GMB Scotland is urging all MSPs to support its campaign for a £15 an hour minimum wage for care workers...
BiFab Joint Trade Unions Media Statement
Trade Unions Welcome BiFab Purchase But Demand Government Reform And Support For Offshore Wind Industry...
GMB Launches Equal Pay Claims - Discriminatory Dundee City Council Bonus Scheme
GMB Scotland has warned Dundee City Council it is presiding over a discriminatory pay policy and facing a potential liability of tens of millions of pounds in wages owed to low-paid women workers...
Independent Review of Adult Social Care in Scotland Report
Review Recommendations “Once In A Generation Opportunity” To Transform Social Care...
COVID-19 Education Response and School Support Staff
Responding to the First Minister’s COVID-19 update this afternoon (Tuesday 2 February) concerning a phased return to schools in Scotland...
Scottish Budget Reaction
Drew Duffy, GMB Scotland Senior Organiser, responding to this afternoon’s (Thursday 28 January) Scottish Budget....