The Scottish whisky industry can well afford to put the health & safety of their workers, as well as their families & local communities, first. Whisky production is NOT essential to stopping the spread of coronavirus. Thanks @MrJohnNicolson for speaking up for your constituents.
Faced with a choice between the health and safety of workers in the whisky industry or the mounting profits of the multi-billion pound industry they serve, the Scottish Government last night backed big business. We've urged @ScotGovFM to reconsider: https://tinyurl.com/slxofsa
"We need you to be safe, and if you need things you should speak to your managers". That's all well and good but when our members in the SAS raised that they had no PPE with management they didn't get a hearing - as Jeane Freeman's apology to them acknowledged. https://twitter.com/Scotambservice/status/1242478668204478465