Through GMB and its specialist solicitors, members recover millions of pounds in compensation.
The GMB offers a Legal Freephone Service on 0300 333 0303 - further information is available.
Branches are the basic units of the union's organisation; they consist of all members in a given area or workplace.
Each GMB Branch has its own Officers: Branch Secretary, Branch President, Auditor, Branch Youth Officer, and Branch Equality Officer.
All Branch Officers are elected every two years and are usually volunteers.
These individuals are not employed by the GMB but work on behalf of the union to provide advice and support to those members belonging to their Branch.All GMB members are allocated to a Branch, whether workplace-based or near to their home.
Branches hold regular meetings, enabling members to get together to discuss problems at work and providing open forums for advice.
Some of the GMB's regional Branches have their own dedicated web pages featuring Branch information, meeting and contact details.
If you know which branch you have been allocated to then please see there idividual website for further information about your workplace, area etc.
Please note: GMB takes no responsibility for the information held in any Branch website.
Please find below a list of all GMB Birmingham & West Midlands Region branch websites: