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  • Ester
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Thank you for your reply. My daughter feels that it is too difficult to discuss things with her employer. The work is…
    21 May 2018
  • WorkplaceSafetyAdvice
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Ester - Your Question:My daughter works as a stock taker in various locations. She uses a hand held scanner to scan…
    21 May 2018
  • Ester
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    My daughter works as a stock taker in various locations. She uses a hand held scanner to scan individual items or boxes of…
    21 May 2018
  • WorkplaceSafetyAdvice
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    sorrygirl - Your Question:I lost my job 3 weeks ago for stealing money I was not arrested or charged I live here in nova scotia…
    21 May 2018
  • sorrygirl
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    i lost my job 3 weeks ago for stealing money i was not arrested or charged i live here in nova scotia what should i expect if anything
    20 May 2018
  • RoN
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    @Nige - I'd write to the company firstly warning them of the potential danger and ask them to remove the loads. It's in their best…
    18 May 2018
  • WorkplaceSafetyAdvice
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    breaks - Your Question:Hi work in retail. I work 10.5 hrs, is 20mins 1 hr and 30mins correct for breaks?
    18 May 2018
  • No.1. Forks
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Am I right in thinking you don't have to wear the constricting 2 point seatbelt in telehandlers on site whilst reversing. Could somebody…
    18 May 2018
  • Nige
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    My property is at the back of a yard and trailers are put up against my wooden fence and pallets with 1 ton bags on are being loaded on to…
    17 May 2018
  • breaks
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Hi work in retail. i work 10.5 hrs, is 20mins 1 hr and 30mins correct for breaks?
    17 May 2018
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