27 July 2022
PCS members working for OCS as security officers on the HMCTS contract have voted 96% in favour of industrial action. PCS industrial officer, Laura Bee, writes about the current dispute.
24 June 2022
Continuing discussions between managers and staff are encouraged, to try to resolve issues. Line managers are the decision makers, and the the new forums are purely advisory.
9 June 2022
PCS will next week begin an industrial action ballot of members employed by OCS on the HMCTS security contract in a dispute over pay, terms and conditions.
25 May 2022
Industrial action works, and inspires others to stand up and say ‘enough is enough’, said the chair of the PCS parliamentary group as he delivered the group’s annual report to conference the day after delegates agreed to ballot over pay and pensions.
24 May 2022
PCS is well placed to fight back against the many issues facing members – from the cost-of-living crisis, to attacks on members’ pay, pensions and conditions, to the UK’s “nasty right-wing” government – said national president Fran Heathcote