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Coronavirus TUC guide (January 2021)

The coronavirus pandemic has created an unprecedented situation for public health and the economy. Thousands of lives have been lost in the UK and wor...

11 Feb 2021
Updated guidance on statutory sick pay, CJRS, SEISS

Latest guidance on Covid-19 financial packages for freelances.

ICTU Role of Lead Worker Representative

ICTU document focussing on the role of the Lead Worker Representative and provides advice on how it should be undertaken.

NUJ guidance – Covid-19 Health, safety, wellbeing & work

Health and Safety Committee notes for members, reps, chapels and branches.

NUJ guidance – home working inspections

Health and Safety Committee notes for members, reps, chapels and branches.

NUJ briefing on Covid-19 support schemes and benefit packages

NUJ briefing on Statutory Sick Pay, Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, Employment and Support Allowance, Universal Credit and Self-employment Income Su...

Preparing for the return to work outside the home: A trade union approach

This TUC report sets out what we believe the government must do now to ensure a safe transition from lockdown, looking at how to safely return to work...

Coronavirus - Help for union reps from the TUC

Guidance from the TUC to give you an understanding of the workplace issues in the context of COVID-19 and to provide support in being effective at neg...

16 Apr 2020
Fixing the safety net: Next steps in the economic response to coronavirus

This report sets out what the government must now do to protect jobs, provide proper sick pay for all and protect the livelihoods of those who lose th...

Protecting workers’ safety in the coronavirus pandemic

Keeping the economy running must be balanced with workers’ welfare and wider public health objectives.

NUJ briefing for the Treasury Committee on its call for additional evidence on COVID-19 assistance for freelances

Response from the NUJ freelance office on the government's scheme for the self-employed during the Covid-19 emergency.

NPCC: Working with journalists during Covid-19 outbreak

National Police Chiefs Council guidance on working with journalists during the Covid-19 outbreak.

IFJ Coronavirus (COVID-19) Safety Advisory for Media Professionals

With the world on edge amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease ( COVID-19), journalists are likely to be affected at their workplace, in their tr...

26 Mar 2020
Coronavirus - advice for freelances

Freelances make up around a third of the NUJ membership and the union is here to help its freelance members during the coronavirus pandemic.

Protecting workers' jobs and livelihoods

TUC report on the economic response to coronavirus.

Coronavirus/Covid 19: Health and Safety Committee Notes for members, reps, chapels and branches

The NUJ’s Health and Safety Committee has published a short guide which should be read in conjunction with the official guidance provided by the statu...

12 Mar 2020