Please find attached NEC minutes for 23rd June 2021 for your information.
CIRC 061: SOCIAL MEDIA AND RACIST COMMENTS
As you are aware the POA in the past have put out guidance surrounding the use of social media.
SCOTLAND: COMMUNICATION MEETING – PERTH CIVIL SERVICE CLUB – 27 JULY 2021
The SNC have booked Perth Civil Service club for a Communications meeting, to take place on Tuesday 27th July.
Political News: W/C 12th July
Future parliamentary business from Monday 12 July
Political News: W/C 5 July
Future parliamentary business from Monday 5 July
CIRC 059: POA PODCASTS
Following POA Conference’s adoption of a report from Mr Pat Cuffe, the POA NEC were directed to improve communications with members.
Political News: W/C 28th June
Future parliamentary business from Monday 28 June
PR 232: POA TO CONTINUE TO SUPPORT MEMBERS INJURED ON THE ROAD – AS GOVERNMENT RESTRICTS ACCESS TO JUSTICE
New rules that came into force on 31st May will remove legal help to road accident victims - but the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) has announced it will be stepping in to continue to support any member with a claim to make sure they continue to get specialist legal help.
CIRC 058: SMALL CLAIMS CHANGES – THE POA WILL CONTINUE TO PROTECT YOU
New rules came into force on 31st May with the supposed aim of tackling a ‘whiplash’ culture, making it much more difficult for many road traffic accident (RTA) victims to get free legal support, but POA members and their families will continue to be able to access legal help.
CIRC 057: NATIONAL CHAIR UPDATE JUNE 2021
Please bring the contents of this circular to the attention of all POA members.