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The FDA has launched a legal challenge against the imposition by the government of a £95,000 cap on public sector exit payments. The union is seeking, via a Judicial Review, to challenge the government’s 2020 regulations restricting exit payments.
This Young Workers Month, FDA Executive Committee member Vishal Wilde looks at the problems facing young workers, and what can be achieved by joining a trade union.
On a fixed-term contract? Read the FDA's guide and find out about your rights at work.
After years of struggling with a rare form of inflammatory arthritis, DExEU's Ben Willcocks explains how flexible working allowed him to preserve his health and develop his career.
Joining the Fast Stream? Read our 101 and make sure your rights are being respected.
The results for our 2018 Working Hours Survey tell the story of an overworked, under-resourced civil service, and reveal the human cost of unsustainable workloads.
FDA members in the MOJ have voted against a pay deal that could see individuals face worse working conditions and real-term pay cuts.
FDA National Officer Steven Littlewood has met with Environment Secretary Michael Gove to discuss reports that the minister had accused civil servants in his department of clock-watching.
More than two-thirds of FDA members have worked while on sick or annual leave in the past year, according to the latest working hours survey carried out by the union.