Posts Tagged ‘tuc’

Police and prison officers will be hundreds of pounds a year worse off by 2022, TUC analysis reveals

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Government’s so-called “pay rise” is really a pay cut, says TUC

Police set be £450 a year worse off by 2022, prison staff will be £980 down (more…)

Minimum wage is leaving younger workers behind, warns TUC

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

The TUC is warning that the national minimum wage (NMW) risks leaving younger workers behind, as it gives evidence to the Low Pay Commission (LPC) today (Thursday 14th September 2014). (more…)

TUC says the financial sector isn’t delivering for working people

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

The TUC is today (Wednesday 19th July 2017) publishing a new audit of the economic and social costs and benefits of the financial sector in the UK. (more…)

Government risks paying “high political price” if it fails to tackle insecurity at work, TUC head to warn

Monday, June 26th, 2017

TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady will today (Monday) warn that the government that it risks paying a high political price if it fails to tackle insecurity at work. (more…)

Household debt will reach record high in first year of new government, says TUC

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

– Unsecured debt per household will pass pre-crisis peak this year, and exceed £15,000 by 2020
Low wage, low investment model is pushing the economy into the danger zone, says TUC
– Next government must deliver plan to address living standards crisis

UK Wage Growth Will Stay Bottom of League Unless Government Acts

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

OECD forecasts real wages to fall in the UK, while they rise in most other advanced economies, with only three countries to experience slower pay growth than the UK (more…)

UK languishing near bottom of OECD rankings for investment in vital infrastructure

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

UK comes in last place for transport infrastructure investment, and second last for ICT


Women earn £8,500 a year less than men by the time they reach their 50s

Friday, October 14th, 2016

“Women suffer a huge pay penalty over the course of their careers, which peaks in their 50s"


Real wages still worth £2,270 less than in 2008, according to new TUC analysis

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Average pay (median) in Britain is still worth £2,270 less in real terms than it was in 2008


2016 is time to end the two-speed economy, says Frances O’Grady in TUC new year message

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Start working with unions in 2016 to end two-speed economy, Frances O'Grady tells government and employers


Economy is paying too little for work and too much for sitting on wealth, says TUC

Friday, December 18th, 2015

UK economy should reward hard workers, not just those sitting on their wealth


TUC analysis reveals big increase in low-paid self-employment and low wage work since recession

Monday, October 5th, 2015

A report published by the TUC today (Monday) reveals fundamental changes in the structure of the labour market since the recession


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