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Pressing for additional employment protection for terminally ill workers who need greater protection from heartless employers who utilise a loophole in the law to dismiss the dying due to their illness. Every person battling terminal conditions deserves the choice of how to spend their final months.
Union member Jacci’s job had only been saved when her union threatened to publicly expose the firm. She said “I was actually astounded about what HR asked. It was all about capability, capability, capability - no concern for me as their employee and no apparent care that I was dying”.
Latest #dyingtowork campaign news…
I was pleased to join @merpolchiefcon, Jeff Sheeran @GMB_union, Ann McIntyre @UnisonMerseyPol & Jay McKenna @TUCNorthWest to sign a #DyingToWork pledge at @MerseyPolice HQ to show our commitment to supporting employees who have a terminal illness. ℹ️:http://bit.ly/MPCCDTW
24th June 2022