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BAME Covid Focus Group – Transport & Security

In BAME, Equality by GMB x54 Communications

GMB Union is holding an exercise in listening to the key concerns of our Black Asian Minority and Ethnic members in Transport & Security with a view to better understanding how best we can support them during Covid-19. The interviews will assist us further in responding effectively, and inform what we need to do as a union to improve support … Read More

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Keeping Safe at Work

In Health and Safety by GMB x54 Communications

Your safety at work is our priority. COVID-19 brings many restrictions and changes to how you work. Guidelines are constantly being updated and our aim is to ensure every GMB member works in a safe and secure workplace. We have a small team of Health & Safety Reps at British Airways with a wealth of experience and knowledge, as well … Read More

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Our People Fly The World

In Our People, Thank You by GMB x54 Communications

This year has been unprecedented and our aviation industry has taken a major blow. Our members have been forced to make very difficult decisions over the last 8-9 months and continue to face a challenging environment. As a union GMB continue to push the UK Government for more support for the Aviation sector, to help it survive and to kick … Read More

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Consultation Emails

In Coronavirus by GMB x54 Communications

Dearest members, colleagues and friends, It has come as a shock to us this morning to receive individual letters basically holding a gun to our heads to make an impossible decision by August 5th. We had no clue BA would take this path after collective consultation had literally just started. GMB submitted an alternative proposal document yesterday to the company … Read More

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Vote of No Confidence

In Coronavirus by GMB x54 Communications

The result of the survey we ran earlier this week was as follows: Q1: Do you have confidence in British Airways CEO Alex Cruz’s handling of the Coronavirus crisis? Yes: 1.4% No: 98.6% Q2: Do you support the proposals he has put forward? Yes: 1.3% No: 98.7% There was a similar result in the Unite vote and between the two … Read More