Ten good reasons to join the NUJ

Here are 10 good reasons why you should join the NUJ:

  1. A committed and campaigning voice for pay and conditions
  2. Protection at work
  3. Free expert legal advice
  4. Professional training
  5. Expert advice on copyright
  6. Skilled representation at all levels
  7. Your own national press card
  8. Better health and safety
  9. Strong support for press freedom
  10. A leading role in the fight for employment rights.

See also: Ten things I wish I’d known when I started.

To join the NUJ click here.

Download and fill in the appropriate membership form, then bring it along to a branch meeting together with your sponsor (who is already a member). If you don’t know a sponsor already, talk to any one of the branch officers. We don’t bite.