The Unison survey of those working in every part of the health board found that employees suffered from increasing stress levels and complained about insufficient breaks.

Staffing shortages and feeling unsupported were also among the issues of concern raised by staff with a majority saying their areas are “unsafe” as a result.

Almost every respondent (94%) said their area was short-staffed, and most (59%) said this was the case every day.

More than two-thirds (69%) work extra hours every week, and most (57%) were actively asked to work more

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