Tag: UĦM Voice of the workers

Allied Health sector agreement approved with 99% majority

This includes wage increases and structures for career advancements.

Watch: UĦM argues for a 2021 Budget with a conscience

The UĦM – Voice of the Workers has presented its proposals for the 2021 Budget, insisting on the need to strike a balance between the interests of employers and those of workers.

UĦM calls for support for families and colleagues of workplace accident...

The UĦM Voice of the Workers appealed for professional support to be provided to the families and colleagues of workplace accident victims as it paid tribute to two men who lost their lives at work on Tuesday.

Sceptical management preventing many civil servants from teleworking – UĦM

Though the public service may claim to favour telework and a work-life balance, civil servants seeking to telework often faced sceptical management reluctant to approve such arrangements, the UĦM Voice of the Workers told Newsbook.com.mt.

UĦM insists on paid quarantine leave

The UĦM Voice of the Workers is insisting there should be paid quarantine leave for workers who test positive for Covid-19, expressing disappointment at the absence of a clear procedure issued by the government.

Authorities ‘not in control’ of Covid-19 pandemic – UĦM

The latest measures announced by the government to keep the Covid-19 pandemic in check have failed to impress UĦM Voice of the Workers chief executive Josef Vella, who lamented that the same measures had been effectively rejected by the authorities 10 days ago.

UĦM holds off on industrial action, for now

The UĦM Voice of the Workers said that it would be suspending its threat to call industrial action over the government’s handling of the Covid-19 pandemic in the wake of the latest measures announced in a bid to reverse a steep rise in cases reported over the past few weeks.

Malta won the first battle, but not the war on Covid-19...

The UĦM Voice of the Workers emphasised the need for a single, clear set of Covid-19 guidelines and proper enforcement as it discussed its concerns in a meeting with Health Minister Chris Fearne.

UĦM seek meeting with PM over lack of clarity on Covid-19

Conflicting messages on the Covid-19 pandemic have left workers confused about the measures they need to take, according to the UĦM Voice of the Workers.

Steward contract ‘legitimises Vitals fraud – UĦM chief executive

Allowing the controversial hospitals concession granted to Vitals to be transferred to Steward Health Care legitimises the fraud that brought about the concession in the first place, UĦM Voice of the Workers chief executive Josef Vella maintained.