Supporting members during COVID-19

Dear member Firstly I hope this finds you well. Thank you for those who got in touch since the last e brief, hopefully we have answered you questions and can provide further information, guidance in this briefing Read full briefing here

Supporting Members through covid 19

Dear member Firstly I hope this finds you well. Thank you for those who got in touch since the last e brief, hopefully we have answered you questions and can provide further information, guidance in this briefing. Full Briefing here

Letter from Jeane Freeman MSP

We are continuing to work alongside carer organisations to make sure carers have access to the right advice to help protect them are and their loved ones during this challenging period. We also know that some carers may require protective equipment should the person they are caring for be symptomatic of coronavirus. We are currently working to identify the most effective routes to direct them to the support they need. Click here for full story

Letter to Chief Executive

Pauline Howie Chief Executive Scottish Ambulance Service Dear Pauline Re: Personal protective equipment (PPE) I am writing to you in your capacity as Chief Executive of the Scottish Ambulance Service. I am sure that you are focussed on doing all you can to protect the health, safety and welfare of your staff during these extremely challenging times. However, over the last week or so many of our members have been telling us they are very concerned about the lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) available to them when they are dealing with patients suspected of having Covid-19. Click here to read in full

UNISON Scottish Ambulance Service Branch – Supporting members during COVID-19 pandemic – April brief

I understand that the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic has far-reaching repercussions to our lives. I want to stress that members remain our top priority. Our thoughts go to all members and their families who have been affected in any way COVID-19 is having a massive impact. UNISON has put in place contingency arrangements that will allow us to continue protecting you at work. While there may be a decreased need for face to face representation at this time, we want to reassure you that we are working hard behind the scenes. Click here to read full story