TUC LGBT+ letter to Liz Truss
TUC letter, signed by the NUJ, to Liz Truss, women and equalities minister, calling on the government to promote equality and eliminate discrimination against LGBT+ people.The letter calls on the government to:
- Introduce a new duty on employers to protect workers from harassment by customers and clients.
- Create a specific duty on employers to prevent sexual harassment.
- Reinstate employment tribunals’ powers to make wider recommendations to employers, to root our systemic failings and cultures of bullying and harassment.
- Recruit a new LGBT Advisory Panel, with a clear mandate and trade union representation.