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    Re: Can I Leave the Premises on my Lunch Break?
    Working overnight my employer doesnt pay my breaks but wont let me outside during them. There is nothing in my…
    14 July 2018
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    Re: Ventilation in the Workplace
    I work in a mailing house.we have no windows and cannot have any doors open due to security.we also do not have any air con.just…
    12 July 2018
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    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Ree - Your Question:I work for a family run business and I was informed yesterday by one of my colleagues that the owner thinks I’m…
    9 July 2018
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    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    I work for a family run business and I was informed yesterday by one of my colleagues that the owner thinks I’m punching from the…
    8 July 2018
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    Re: Ventilation in the Workplace
    I work in a small cctv office with lots of equipment that give off lots of heat there is also no windows no air ventilation apart…
    6 July 2018
  • Rooster
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I work 10 - 12 hours/day driving heavy plant at a quarry. Does this come under the standard workplace rest laws or the HGV…
    2 July 2018
  • Kate
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I work 20 hours a week and my shifts are 9-3.30 with 30 min unpaid lunch do I have to take the 30 mins unpaid lunch as if i…
    30 June 2018
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    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    I stupidly stole a product from work and was caught. They let me go and said the police will not be contacted also terminated my…
    30 June 2018
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    Re: Legal Minimum Temperature in a Warehouse?
    AL - Your Question:I work in a fast pace warehouse. The temperature reaches over 80° and there is no air flow.…
    29 June 2018
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    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Iv been lost jobs (i work there only bank staff sometime didnt work there for 2month.)and My boss send me message the he will…
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