Web site established by AMIEU for Meat Workers
As part of an ongoing series of articles about the dangers of zoonotic diseases to meatworkers, we have previously dealt with Q Fever.
This article looks at Leptospirosis.
Leptospirosis is one common zoonotic disease that affects cattle and pigs. this article will focus on how it is spread by pigs. Read More... “Zoonosis and meat workers”
YOU CAN DO IT!
Following a number of terrible workplace accidents in the meat industry, the Union is now running a campaign to try and stop workers from putting themselves, or allowing others to put them in situations of danger. Read More... “Say No! campaign”
Work stress – we don’t need it
We are under pressure to work harder and faster. Too many workers are facing increasing workloads, longer hours, job insecurity, understaffing, stress, bullying, deficient management and poor work organization.
People are feeling mental stress on top of physical work strain. Read More... “Health and safety”