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1676 FeatureProspect vice president Ele Wade said technology has been changing the world of work for centuries and this has created challenges and opportunities for workers. “The challenge for our time is how we handle the use of data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning,” she said. She pointed to a growing awareness of bias becoming embedded in algorithms. New tech could be used to monitor workers or replace them; or it could be used to make work safer and more interesting as artificial intelligence takes on monotonous tasks. Prospect is already seeing the impact of this technology in areas as diverse as nuclear decommissioning and climate science. Wade argued that it is our job as trade unionists to put workers in the driving seat of this change, including by helping to develop tech workers’ collective voice such as those in the recent Google walkouts. A recent poll by Prospect found that 58% of workers felt they have no say in the implementation of new tech at work. Ele concluded by saying that although this seems like “daunting new territory”, unions have the experience to improve the working lives of these workers.

The full text of the motion from Prospect and the amendments by Community & FDA follows:

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Why you are better off with Prospect... -  A special update from Prospect Legal - PDF available here.

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Prospect has called for tough regulatory action to protect defined contribution pension scheme members when they access their pension pots.

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Losses from pension scams are running at a record rate, according to the latest figures.


The City of London police estimates that £42 million has been lost to “pension liberation fraud” since April 2014 when George Osborne, the former chancellor, announced radical changes to pension rules.

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Prospect general secretary, Mike Clancy, has warned that new rules and rights for workers are no use if they can’t be enforced

Clancy was responding to the review of modern working practices published today (11 July). He said:

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