Fact Service

Current issue (November 2017)

Issue 46 (16/11/2017) - Rights in gig economy; Data shows no let-up in rise of retail prices


; Inflation eats away at earnings growth; UK unemployment - numbers and rate down

Issue 45 (09/11/2017) - Real Living Wage rises


; Work-related stress and ways to tackle it
; Pregnant women and unfair redundancy

; Short-sighted approach to training
; Bogus self-employment in road transport; Vital statistics on health and safety

Issue 44 (02/11/2017) - Tribunal fees rear their ugly head again
; Safety reps @ 40

; Annual survey of hours and earnings 2017


; Mental health - thriving at work




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Fact Service provides a concise update of the latest developments for union negotiators. It gives full details of the latest official statistics on prices, earnings and unemployment, as they appear, as well as coverage of key economic and industrial issues as they happen.

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