24 February 2014
Equity briefing: changes to National Insurance effective from 6th April 2014
10 February 2014
Involvement of student members in branches as agreed by the Equity Council, January 2014
20 December 2013
Equity Deps Newsletter December 2013
19 November 2013
The worlds of the media, arts and entertainment are often seen as glamorous, but a survey of 4,000 workers has revealed these industries are "hotspots" of bullying, with more than half of those questioned (56%) saying they had been bullied, harassed or discriminated against at work.
People who contributed to a survey, commissioned by the Federation of Entertainment Unions, ranged from household names, top screenwriters and performers to those at the beginning of their careers.
The results showed shocking levels of ill-treatment and inappropriate behaviour and a culture of silence, with only a third of those suffering bullying and harassment reporting the incidents.
18 November 2013
An Equity Deputy (sometimes referred to as Equity Dep) is the face of the union in theatres, studios and anywhere else Equity members are working. The Deputy is the union representative for the company they are working with.
31 August 2012
The communication manager enables branches and committees to send out email newsletters to their members. This is a brief guide on how to do it.
29 January 2012
Hope this helps.
Anymore questions feel free to email email@example.com,uk.
29 January 2012
As per the National Minimum Wage Act, it is illegal to have someone work on a project for free. This includes film, theatre, fringe, tv etc.
If you are still unsure where you stand, please email Helen at firstname.lastname@example.org and she can chat to you in more detail.
5 May 2011
This is a guide to updating Branch and Committee websites. If you are not getting the 'edit' buttons but think you should, please contact the Equity webmasters that are listed in this document.
6 April 2011
Access guidelines for branch meetings to ensure all members with disabilities may participate.