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GMB members at Great Western Hospital echo PPE fears
Swindon's Great Western Hospital joins the growing list of Trusts with frightened hospital staff speaking out about lack of PPE...
Clap For Our Carers
GMB call on everyone to show our appreciation for those caring for others, tonight at 8pm...
GMB members afraid as Brighton's Craven Vale Resource Centre confirms third Covid-19 case
Craven Vale Resource Centre has a third case of Coronavirus confirmed, as staff wonder if the centre should be closed...
GMB hospital workers making their own PPE equipment to stay safe
“Is this how we expect those risking their lives in the face of a pandemic to be treated? Front line nursing staff forced to make their own PPE to protect themselves? It’s a national disgrace.” says GMB Southern...
GMB concerned for health and safety of West Berkshire refuse collectors
"Waste Operatives need protection too, and the public can help with this", say GMB Union...
M&S workers stage walkout over Coronavirus safety fears
GMB demands Marks and Spencer steps in to ensure safe social distancing is enforced...
Gagging NHS workers a national scandal which will cost lives
"Suppression of information is not just a matter of democracy it is now a major public health issue" says GMB Union...
Compensation for slip on wet floor
GMB member recovers £3,000 compensation following slip on wet floor...
Lack of PPE and testing for frontline workers 'national crisis' as number of ambulance workers in self-isolation hits 4,100
GMB Union is calling for urgent supply of PPE and testing for all staff...
GMB SECAmb's Secret Mission
Watch the video below to find out all about this top secret operation...
NHS staffing crisis looms in London and South East's Coronavirus hit hospitals
"Many NHS cleaners are not willing to risk their lives on poverty pay with no PPE", says GMB Union...
Further update for Local Government 'Critical Workers'
GMB are keen to keep YOU as updated as possible throughout the present situation, and the changes in advice coming from the government...
GMB call on government to support Ferry Industry and its workers
As P&O start to furlough their staff, GMB expresses grave concerns for the nation's infrastructure and warns that ferry companies may go bust if the government fails to step in and provide much needed support for the industry...
Frimley NHS Trust continues to put NHS Non-Clinical Services Staff at risk
“Is it wrong to want access to protective equipment which means they, like others, can go home safe in the knowledge they are not liable to pass on the virus to their families?” ask GMB....
Net-A-Porter 'putting fashion before people's lives'
GMB calls on Net-A-Porter to follow government advice and immediately close...
Advice for NHS Workers
Important information for all GMB members working for the NHS at this difficult time....
Younger, Older, BAME and Disabled Workers hardest hit by government inaction over Sick Pay and Self-Employment support
"At a time like this we all need to pull together and protect everyone in our society" says GMB Union...
GMB claims victory as Ministers grant free car parking for NHS and Social Care staff during Coronavirus Crisis
Union calls for extension of scheme to all key workers - and permanent end to scandal leaving NHS and ambulance staff who care for sick paying hundreds to park at work...
GMB slams government hypocrisy in opening huge Coronavirus field hospital while closing existing A&E and Intensive Care Units
"The removal of these services at existing major acute hospitals will only result in death", says GMB Union...