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Public Works: A Day In The Life
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Public Works: A Day In The Life

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UNISON Scotland says: Our public services are the most efficient way to deliver the things we need. You use public services every day and you get enormous value for what you pay. Here’s how...

UNISON Scotland says: Our public services are the most efficient way to deliver the things we need. You use public services every day and you get enormous value for what you pay. Here’s how...

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  • Public works: Scottish arm of Million Voices Clearly part of overall campaign – but will deal with Scottish issues and politics
  • Public works: Scottish arm of Million Voices Clearly part of overall campaign – but will deal with Scottish issues and politics
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
  • Follows in tradition of UNISON campaigns in previous years – particularly in Scotland
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    • 1. A day in the life...
    • 2. A day in the life...
    • 3. A day in the life...
    • 4. A day in the life... <ul><li>Our public services are the most efficient way to deliver the things we need. </li></ul><ul><li>You use public services every day and you get enormous value for what you pay. </li></ul><ul><li>Here’s how...   </li></ul>
    • 5. A day in the life... <ul><li>You make coffee with the safe drinking water provided and monitored for safety by Scottish Water. </li></ul>7am Water for life: publicly owned and regulated
    • 6. A day in the life... <ul><li>You have a shower and use the toilet that flushes into the public sewerage system safe in the knowledge that it’s not flowing down the street spreading cholera and other diseases. </li></ul>Water for life: publicly owned and regulated 7am
    • 7. A day in the life... <ul><li>The electricity and gas that you use may now be provided by the private sector </li></ul><ul><li>but OFGEM regulates the market and a range of health and safety laws protect you from being electrocuted or blown up. </li></ul>7am
    • 8. <ul><li>Walk your children to their publicly funded school, and leave them in the care of school staff. </li></ul>A day in the life... Teaching and caring: schools nurture your children 8.30am
    • 9. <ul><li>Rules are in place for safety and to ensure that what the pupils learn is appropriate and useful. </li></ul>A day in the life... Teaching and caring: schools nurture your children 8.30am
    • 10. <ul><li>Teachers follow guidelines to protect your child from being taught nonsense. </li></ul>A day in the life... Teaching and caring: schools nurture your children 8.30am
    • 11. <ul><li>Teachers must have a government-sanctioned qualification. </li></ul>A day in the life... Teaching and caring: schools nurture your children 8.30am
    • 12. A day in the life... <ul><li>You are protected by a range of laws governing your health and safety, </li></ul><ul><li>the hours you can be forced to work </li></ul><ul><li>and your right to be paid a minimum wage. </li></ul>Morning at work
    • 13. A day in the life... <ul><li>You are protected from discrimination and bullying and violence </li></ul><ul><li>particularly on the grounds of race, gender, age and sexual orientation. </li></ul>Morning at work
    • 14. <ul><li>While you work, the public sector refuse collectors take away your domestic rubbish and recycling. </li></ul>A day in the life... 11am
    • 15. <ul><li>This protects you and your family from vermin and disease. </li></ul><ul><li>Recycling helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions. </li></ul>A day in the life... Green and clean: saving the planet, keeping you safe 11am
    • 16. A day in the life... <ul><li>You buy a sandwich, soup and a drink. </li></ul><ul><li>They’re safe to eat as environmental health officers ensure that shops prepare and store the food in a hygienic manner. </li></ul>Environmental health: making sure your food is safe to eat 1pm lunch break
    • 17. A day in the life... <ul><li>Legislation covers the farmers and the companies which process ingredients of your food to ensure your safety. </li></ul>Environmental health: making sure your food is safe to eat 1pm lunch break
    • 18. <ul><li>Once you have all your mail safely posted using the public Royal Mail service, you take advantage of flexible working to leave a bit early. </li></ul>A day in the life... Afternoon at work
    • 19. <ul><li>You use the public transport system to get from work </li></ul><ul><li>to your local shopping centre, where you have a health appointment, </li></ul><ul><li>and you can also pick up a few things for dinner. </li></ul>A day in the life... After work
    • 20. <ul><li>You use the public transport system to get from work </li></ul><ul><li>to your local shopping centre, where you have a health appointment, </li></ul><ul><li>and you can also pick up a few things for dinner. </li></ul>A day in the life... After work
    • 21. A day in the life... <ul><li>After shopping you call in to the NHS mobile clinic in the supermarket car park. </li></ul><ul><li>There you have a mammogram as part of the NHS programme to support early detection and treatment of cancers. </li></ul>4.30pm
    • 22. A day in the life... <ul><li>Like all screening programmes, not only does this increase your chances of surviving any illness that is detected, </li></ul><ul><li>but it saves money as prevention is much cheaper than cure. </li></ul>4.30pm
    • 23. <ul><li>After tea, you take the kids to the park. The children play. </li></ul><ul><li>You can relax and enjoy a healthy walk in the fresh air. </li></ul>A day in the life... 7pm
    • 24. <ul><li>The park is full of people having fun and taking exercise. </li></ul>A day in the life... 7pm
    • 25. <ul><li>Council gardeners ensure it looks great. </li></ul><ul><li>The wardens fine those who litter or don’t clean up after their dogs. </li></ul>A day in the life... 7pm
    • 26. <ul><li>Your partner is swimming at the council’s leisure centre in the park </li></ul>A day in the life... 7pm Public works: public services provide quality of life for all of us, every day
    • 27. <ul><li>At the leisure centre your children can also do sports activities with the trained and accredited staff. </li></ul>A day in the life... Public works: public services provide quality of life for all of us, every day 7pm
    • 28. A day in the life... <ul><li>Phone your sister in the USA to update her on your mother, who had a heart attack a few days ago. </li></ul>8pm
    • 29. A day in the life... <ul><li>Your sister's American father-in-law was bankrupted by hospital bills after a heart attack, </li></ul><ul><li>but your mum in the UK won’t have to sell her home to pay for healthcare. </li></ul>8pm Health for all: Our NHS works for everyone’s wellbeing
    • 30. A day in the life... <ul><li>Your mother is now back home, </li></ul><ul><li>and has help from social services, </li></ul><ul><li>so you can continue to work while supporting her in her recovery. </li></ul>Public works: public services provide quality of life for all of us, every day 8pm
    • 31. A day in the life... <ul><li>She will soon start a free NHS exercise class, </li></ul><ul><li>and is getting help to move to a healthier lifestyle. </li></ul><ul><li>This will cut down her chances of another attack. </li></ul>Public works: public services provide quality of life for all of us, every day 8pm
    • 32. A day in the life... <ul><li>As she is over sixty, she also gets all her medicines free. </li></ul>Public works: public services provide quality of life for all of us, every day 8pm
    • 33. A day in the life... <ul><li>You sit down to watch the news. </li></ul><ul><li>At the end of a busy day what you see... </li></ul><ul><li>reminds you of what life is like for others, </li></ul><ul><li>who do not have the public services and therefore the quality of life that we enjoy. </li></ul>10pm
    • 34. A day in the life... <ul><li>You sit down to watch the news. </li></ul><ul><li>At the end of a busy day what you see... </li></ul><ul><li>reminds you of what life is like for others, </li></ul><ul><li>who do not have the public services and therefore the quality of life that we enjoy. </li></ul>10pm
    • 35. A day in the life... Public Works campaign www.unison-scotland.org.uk a million voices for change For further information or to join UNISON call 0845 355 0845
    • 36. A day in the life... Public Works campaign www.unison-scotland.org.uk a million voices for change For further information or to join UNISON call 0845 355 0845
    • 37. www.unison.org.uk/million
    • 38.  

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