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  • Bishop
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    So if you work 6hrs 15 minutes are you entitled to a 20 minute break?
    26 March 2017
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    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Kel - Your Question:Can I wear headphones in a workplace where there is a forklift in use?Our Response
    24 March 2017
  • Kel
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Can I wear headphones in a workplace where there is a forklift in use?
    23 March 2017
  • Emj
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Last month got caught stealing £30 on cctv out till although admired on record it was over time about £80. Handed my notice is as…
    21 March 2017
  • Emj
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    I got caught on cctv stealing £30 out the till at work, although it has probably been about £80. I admitted it was to pay off my…
    21 March 2017
  • Rafters
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    About 2 years ago i had an accident for the second time using a forklift, involving the glass window on the back both times and my manager…
    21 March 2017
  • Super01
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Hi there. I'm a shop floor supervisor in a distribution warehouse. I recently moved an MHE truck a short way across the warehouse, I have…
    21 March 2017
  • Helen
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    I had a phone call from.the bosses sister saying she had a letter for wasn't hand delivered. Accusing me of theft. As when I…
    20 March 2017
  • Jay
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Hi. I have been accused of stealing food from the teachers lounge at work. The food was soon to expire and the staff always throws…
    19 March 2017
  • Irene
    Re: Risk Assessment in the Workplace
    Hi, I work in catering and when closing the shift, I am expected to fill with water several basins (that during the day keep…
    19 March 2017
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