News - 20.02.2019 klo 13.12Membership service

The Unemployment Fund at Helsinki-Uudenmaa regional office is closed between 21 and 22 February 2019

The Unemployment Fund at Helsinki-Uudenmaa regional office is closed between 21 and 22 February 2019

There is also an interruption in the Unemplyment Fund's web site on Thursday 21 February 2019 at 1-3 pm due to service work. Read more →

Article - 20.02.2019 klo 11.00Working life

Clarifying work in the app economy

Clarifying work in the app economy

One of PAM’s goals for the upcoming parliamentary elections is to incorporate the presumption of an employer-employee relationship into the Employment Contracts Act. This means that an application offering work would be considered to be an employer with the associated obligations. Read more →

News - 18.02.2019 klo 09.00Membership service

Thousands of disputes resolved, most of them out of court

Thousands of disputes resolved, most of them out of court

Last year, members contacted PAM approximately 50,000 times for help with employment contract issues. Close to 1,000 of these cases required resolution by PAM. Most disputes are handled at the workplace or at PAM’s local branch offices, and do not require intervention from the judicial system. Read more →

News - 14.02.2019 klo 14.00Working conditions

Finally: Foodora couriers to have break spaces

Finally: Foodora couriers to have break spaces

According to a courier representative, break spaces would not have been reinstated without active campaigning. Read more →

News - 11.02.2019 klo 13.20Parliamentary election

"I want to be able to sleep well through the night” — shop steward calls for immediate action

The term of Prime Minister Sipilä is drawing to a close, and Niina Ylisirniö, regional chief shop steward in Oulu, has seen the effects of his policies in her work. That’s why she is now actively touring her area as a supporter of the Nation of the Free campaign to talk about the upcoming elections. Read more →

News - 08.02.2019 klo 17.15Social politics

The basic income experiment had no employment impact– complete lack of any robust, high-quality service network

The basic income experiment had no employment impact– complete lack of any robust, high-quality service network

The basic income experiment had no convincing employment impact, but did have a considerable impact on health. This is how a research team sums up the results of the first year of this social experiment. According to PAM, the only way to support people’s participation in working life is through robust interaction with a service network. Read more →

Article - 08.02.2019 klo 13.22

SAK wants clarity in social security – without forgetting services Read more →

News - 24.01.2019 klo 16.15

A human-centred agenda is needed in the transformation of work Read more →

Article - 24.01.2019 klo 15.21

Trade union of the future: how to reckon diversifying membership and develop as a lobbying organisation? Read more →

News - 24.01.2019 klo 13.16

Summer jobs already open for applications – tips for jobseeking Read more →