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Every year, PCS takes part in the Pride Cymru Big Weekend march.
PCS General Secretary Mark Serwotka has presented the arguments of the union's pamphlet, Social Security: the Case for Radical Change at a meeting held at the national asembly to launch the pamphlet in Wales today (19).
Workers' Memorial Day has always been to "remember the dead: fight for the living" and unions are asked to focus on both areas, by considering events or memorial to remember all those killed through work but at the same time ensuring that such tragedies are not repeated. That can best be done by building trade union organisation, and campaigning for stricter enforcement with higher penalties for breaches of health & safety laws.
How many times have we heard sexual harassment in the workplace dismissed as “just a bit of banter”?
Maybe you've been told that it should be taken as a joke or even a compliment? Those who experience it will know just how undermining, humiliating and sometimes terrifying sexual harassment can be.
Whilst unions are in no doubt that sexual harassment in the workplace is a widespread problem, we don't have the data in Wales to back it up. We're conducting this survey to find out more and to equip trade unions with the knowledge they need to stop this happening.