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USDAW FREEDOM FROM FEAR CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 384: tabled on 11 October 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House applauds the members and representatives of the Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers for their Freedom From Fear campaign, which seeks to bring together employers, the police and local authorities to tackle the scourge of violence, threats and abuse against public-facing workers; further applauds the work of all trade unions in running campaigns that seek to protect their members at work; is appalled that public-facing workers are assaulted, threatened or abused; and calls on the Government to recognise the need to extend provisions in law to support the protection of shop workers by imposing an additional penalty for those who assault workers in the course of their duties.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Amesbury, Mike
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Weaver Vale
Charalambous, Bambos
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Enfield, Southgate
Coffey, Ann
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2017
Stockport
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
West Lancashire
Crausby, Sir David
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2017
Bolton North East
Creagh, Mary
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Wakefield
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2017
Leyton and Wanstead
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Coventry South
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2017
Shipley
Dhesi, Mr Tanmanjeet Singh
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Slough
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2017
Cardiff South and Penarth
Dromey, Jack
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Birmingham, Erdington
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Garston and Halewood
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Eltham
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2017
Liverpool, Riverside
Evans, Chris
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Islwyn
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Poplar and Limehouse
George, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
High Peak
Glindon, Mary
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2017
North Tyneside
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2017
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 18 October 2017
North Down
Hill, Mike
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Hartlepool
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2017
Knowsley
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 October 2017
Dundee West
Linden, David
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 October 2017
Glasgow East
Lucas, Ian C.
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Wrexham
Martin, Sandy
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Ipswich
Matheson, Christian
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2017
City of Chester
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Mitcham and Morden
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2017
Gateshead
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 October 2017
Glasgow North West
Rimmer, Ms Marie
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2017
St Helens South and Whiston
Russell-Moyle, Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2017
Brighton, Kemptown
Ryan, Joan
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Enfield North
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 October 2017
Strangford
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Bolsover
Spellar, John
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Warley
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2017
Glasgow South West
Stevens, Jo
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Cardiff Central
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2017
Glasgow Central
Twigg, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Liverpool, West Derby
Walker, Thelma
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Colne Valley
Williamson, Chris
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Derby North

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.