While some employers are rolling back “hero salaries,” the new UFCW deal with Cargill makes it sustainable, we will join our urgent call for the government to do more to secure the future of British music culture and industry – ask your MPs to vote in Parliament. 400 Local Protein Workers Stage Daring Sea Rescue The important points of the Chancellor`s announcement were: Our Secretary General Horace Trubridge responded to the news: “While today`s announcement is of course welcome to many workers, there are many outstanding questions that need to be answered. Our surveys have shown that 38% of musicians have never been able to benefit from any of the employment promotion programmes, so we ask the Chancellor to ensure that these workers are not excluded from the plans announced today. You can use our template letter if you are not sure what to say. Don`t forget to include how you`re concerned — personal stories make a difference. The Chancellor also announced that the Jobless Employment Assistance System (SEISS) would be extended to support viable traders facing lower demand – and would cover 20% of average monthly profits through a public subsidy. UFCW International President Marc Perrone talks about the death of George Floyd Negotiations with employers to improve working conditions until the organization of Community Food Drives, we all know together that we can make a difference and improve the lives of our fellow human beings. Keeping members informed of their rights and EU support “We also need to see more details on the practical workings of replacing the Furlough programme and the extension of SEISS. The live music industry is almost completely stagnated due to the coronavirus crisis, and 70% of our members are currently unable to work more than a quarter of their usual hours. Chancellor Rishi Sunak today reacted to strong pressure from trade unions, including MUs, to increase financial assistance to workers. UFCW and more than 100 health professionals ask MaskMandaTe Nationwide UFCW Local 770 Overhill Farms Workers Improve Workplace Safety Protocols “When I needed the most help, it was my UFCW family that was there for me. Instead of asking me what I would do to pay the bills, my resident worked with me, they fought for me. Cresco Labs Workers Join Local 328 in Massachusetts Starting November 1, the Job Support Scheme will protect viable jobs for the next six months in businesses facing lower demand due to Covid-19 during the winter months.
pic.twitter.com/8NpIKpQV8y major workers earn Hazard Pay during COVID-19 “The extension of SEISS, while welcome, will cover only 20% of average monthly earnings. Does the government seriously expect many musicians to live on 20% of their usual income over the next six months? “If the qualification bar for these programs is set at 33% of normal hours, it will be a big problem for musicians.