Guides-factcards

Guides and factcards

Prospect produces a range of guides and factcards for members and reps.

Our members' guides cover work-related issues ranging from harassment and bullying to whistleblowing.

Our latest factcards are shown below. You'll find a full list of them on the factcards page.

Our reps' and negotiators guides are more detailed and are aimed at reps who are actively involved in the union.

Latest factcards


Your legal rights at work 2020-21   info
This factcard outlines your rights at work as of March 2020. It only covers the minimum legal requirements – in most cases your contract of employment will offer better terms, so the rights in your contract will apply.

Your legal rights at work in Northern Ireland 2020-21   info
This factcard outlines your rights at work in Northern Ireland as of August 2020. It only covers the minimum legal requirements – in most cases your contract of employment will offer better terms, so the rights in your contract will apply.

LGBT+ rights at work factcard   info
LGBT+ rights at work factcard

Health and safety rights factcard   info
As a worker, you have the right to work in a place where risks to your health and safety are properly controlled. Health and safety is about preventing you getting hurt at work or being made ill by work.