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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Mikki - Your Question:I'very just started a job & my contract hadn't been done yet. I'm still in training but wondering…
    23 May 2017
  • Mikki
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I'very just started a job & my contract hadn't been done yet. I'm still in training but wondering what's the normal amount…
    22 May 2017
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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Jo - Your Question:I do 12 hour day shifts in a nursing home. we often only get a 15 minute break from 7.50am to around…
    22 May 2017
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    Re: Dealing with Employee Theft
    Hi I have just resigned from my sales position, basic plus commissions I have been placed on garden leave at home I copied my…
    20 May 2017
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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I'm 17 and work in a pub cleaning the glasswear and such, regularly I made to work 10 to 11 hour shifts late into the night…
    19 May 2017
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    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Michael - Your Question:Is it legal to move a FLT between 2 sites that are 100 meters apart but seperated by a public road. although the…
    18 May 2017
  • kyle
    Re: Kitchen Workplace Safety
    Hey. I'm 17 years old apprentice chef. I'm just wondering if I could be left alone in the kitchen at work without other chefs or staff.…
    17 May 2017
  • Michael
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Is it legal to move a FLT between 2 sites that are 100 meters apart but seperated by a public road. although the road is used infrequently…
    17 May 2017
  • Scott
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Is there anything official that states a minimum distance FLTs should be apart when transiting or is it just the 3 lengths rule of thumb?
    17 May 2017
  • Billyc
    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    For 4 years i have always told trainees the correct order before moving off is G gear/transmition O observation/look around B release…
    16 May 2017
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