Model letter for NHS staff

Dear [THE BOSS], We are writing to raise an urgent concern the serious risk posed to frontline staff, patients and our infection control measures by insecure work and zero hours contracts. We are writing to seek assurances that all workers operating in [TRUST NAME] premises will be entitled to full paid leave, where necessary, to complyContinue reading “Model letter for NHS staff”

Manchester Arndale Centre: profiteering spreads the virus

On 30st March, a cleaner at Arndale Shopping Centre in Manchester collapsed with Coronavirus symptoms and was rushed to hospital. According to the Manchester Evening News, she had been symptomatic for days but continued coming to work because she feared not getting paid. MEN story: Her employer OCS said “all staff are paid sickContinue reading “Manchester Arndale Centre: profiteering spreads the virus”