Behind the headlines

High Court hears its first furlough case

The court considers how administrators’ duties and changing contracts work with the furlough scheme. UNISON’s legal team considers the findings

Surviving COVID-19

‘Seek help straight away. I could have avoided a hospital admission if I had sought treatment sooner’

What do carers think of #ClapForCarers?

‘When the clapping dies down, UNISON will still be fighting for care workers to be properly treated’

Baking for binmen: life as a refuse collector during COVID-19

As a refuse collector, social distancing is impossible. So how are local government workers like Christian managing during COVID-19?

‘I’m so proud’

Dave Prentis on the first weeks of the COVID-19 crisis

‘I am not planning to stop’. The new care frontline

Mohammad Ahsan is one of the thousands of care workers risking their lives to help vulnerable clients through the pandemic

‘It’s been inspirational to see so many people returning to the front lines’

UNISON branch secretary goes back to work as an operating department practitioner, to help tackle coronavirus crisis

‘Call levels started to go through the roof’

With the appearance of the coronavirus the volume of 111 calls has doubled

Back to the frontline

UNISON’s national nursing officer Stuart Tuckwood has returned to the NHS for the fight against COVID-19. First, he explained what the union is doing to support its health members

While you’re helping the nation, UNISON is working for you

Like its members, UNISON is working around the clock to allay the impact of the coronavirus