Member Benefits - There are many benefits available to UNISON members. From legal to money saving opportunities. Please see below for just some of these.

       LEGAL SERVICES

  • Personal injury service – covers any accident which happens either outside or in the workplace, including assaults at work and industrial disease claims as well as road traffic accidents and accidents on holiday.
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) claims for work-related injury due to a violent crime
  • Work-related criminal offences
  • Wills – free wills service for members, with reduced rates for family members;
  • Conveyancing – discounted for members and their family members;
  • Clinical negligence – free screening service to assess a potential legal claim for members affected by clinical  negligence for members and their family members.
  • Free legal advice on any non-employment issue from UNISON’s lawyers. This service entitles you to receive a 30-minute telephone interview.

UNISON also has a welfare service for members who find themselves in times of serious financial difficulty and other difficult positions. There is obviously criteria that have to be met to make an application, which can be discussed in total confidence with the branch welfare officer Susan Cook.

Further information can be found by following this link to the section on the main UNISON site.

https://www.unison.org.uk/get-help/services-support/there-for-you/

UNISON members are entitled to a range of exclusive deals and discounts that we have negotiated with a number of suppliers

 

Please follow this link that takes you direct to the UNISON page where more detailed information is available for all offers.

 

https://www.unison.org.uk/member-benefits/exclusive-deals-offers/