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  • Davehug7900
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    The above statement is a lie, the law states that during a 6 hour work period you are entitled to 1 20 minute uninterrupted…
    19 November 2017
  • WorkplaceSafetyAdvice
    Re: Legal Minimum Temperature in a Warehouse?
    Jay - Your Question:Hi I work in a freezer at temp -21 packing goods and putting stock away been provided with…
    17 November 2017
  • Steph
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Hi I am am a in house truck instructor my manager has told all divers to drive to test standerds now due to proclivity drop he has ask me…
    16 November 2017
  • Jay
    Re: Legal Minimum Temperature in a Warehouse?
    Hi I work in a freezer at temp -21 packing goods and putting stock away been provided with freezer jacket but…
    16 November 2017
  • WorkplaceSafetyAdvice
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    DDTelford - Your Question:Please help! I’ve been offered a job Monday to Friday doing a 6am to 6pm shift driving a shunt…
    13 November 2017
  • DDTelford
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Please help! I’ve been offered a job Monday to Friday doing a 6am to 6pm shift driving a shunt wagon around a factory unit.…
    12 November 2017
  • Fishersway
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    If a the racking system is not level due to the floor not being uneven am i within my rights to refuse to use it
    11 November 2017
  • pigsfeet
    Re: Working At Height
    I work for a builders merchants and on some occasions it is required to tip a load across the gates, therefore the counter balance truck will…
    7 November 2017
  • Keeley2
    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Hi I run a small cleaning company and one of my ladies has been caught stealing money from money jars.my client noticed old pound…
    4 November 2017
  • WeeFi
    Re: Kitchen Workplace Safety
    Is there any guidance or regulation about how many volunteers work in a Community Cafe? I have heard there is an upper limit of 3…
    3 November 2017
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