Ucatt Appoint Rob Morris as Regional Secretary for Yorkshire

posted 15.05.2013

Construction union Ucatt have appointed Rob Morris as regional secretary for Yorkshire.

Mr Morris who formally takes over this month having been acting regional secretary since January 2012 and has also been a regional organiser in Yorkshire since 2001. Prior to working for Ucatt, he started in the construction industry as  a bricklayer working for number of differenct companies throughout the region.

Mr Morris said: ?I am delighted to be the new Regional Secretary for Yorkshire. For too long construction employers have believed they can ride roughshod over basic employment practices. This must change construction workers must be treated with the decency they deserve.?

Mr Morris added: ?It is vital that construction workers join UCATT. It is only by being a member of a trade union that we can ensure that they are not exploited or ripped off.?

Recipro reported recently about Andrew Fishers appointment as Ucatt Regional Secretary for North West.

Recipro sourced this article from Construction Line & Ucatt.org

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