Independent Inquiry Launch

An independent inquiry into allegations of sexual harassment, discrimination and bullying within TSSA, relating to TSSA officials and others employed by the union launched publicly today (Tuesday 21 September). 

The inquiry is entirely independent of TSSA. It is being led by Helena Kennedy KC, a human rights barrister and Labour Peer.

TSSA is a full and willing participant in the inquiry.

More information, including the Terms of Reference, frequently asked questions (FAQ) and how to contact the inquiry team, is available on the TSSA website.

TSSA members and staff have been contacted direct with information regarding the inquiry, including how to get in contact with the inquiry team – which is via:

TSSA’s Executive Committee will receive the final report and recommendations and act on them. The report is expected before Christmas 2022.

TSSA is committed to winning our staff and members’ confidence, righting any wrongs, and learning lessons through this process.

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If you are a TSSA member and are looking for advice or assistance in connection with your employment or membership, you can contact our Members’ Helpdesk.

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Please note: we cannot undertake to provide advice to non-members, to members of other unions, or to members on behalf of their partners/friends. If you are not yet a member, please join TSSA online.