From the TUC

The Union Advent: 20 Dec

20 Dec 2009, By

Unions were the first to raise major concerns over levels of violence in the workplace, and RSI, and the effects of passive smoking.

When unions first raised the issue of stress, employers and the media argued it was nonsense. It is now recognised that workplace stress affects half a million people. Even today it is unions and groups of safety representatives that are highlighting the potential risks within the semi-conductor industry or from nano-technology