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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I'm starting a job in a packaging factory with an agency, I will be doing 8 hours a day does this mean I only get a 30…
    23 June 2017
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    Re: Ventilation in the Workplace
    Sarah - Your Question:I work in a room that until last year was a store cupboard. There are no windows, air conditioning and the…
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    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    For a 4 tonne forklift what are the speed limits for a big factory onsite and is it aegal requirement that the speeds have to be adjusted…
    23 June 2017
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    Re: Ventilation in the Workplace
    I work in a room that until last year was a store cupboard. There are no windows, air conditioning and the door has to remain shut…
    21 June 2017
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    Re: Forklift Truck Safety
    Hi. We have a side loading forklift that has hinges for a door but no door. Does a door legally need to be on there? It does have a seat belt.
    21 June 2017
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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Tlchilvers - Your Question:I work on a pc everyday however I sometimes am not given a break until after 3 hours of…
    19 June 2017
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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    Julz - Your Question:My 16 year old son has recently started his first job in busy shop and works 5 - 7 hour shifts. He's…
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    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    I work on a pc everyday however I sometimes am not given a break until after 3 hours of continuous work. Is this legal as I…
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  • Julz
    Re: How Many Breaks am I Entitled to?
    My 16 year old son has recently started his first job in busy shop and works 5 - 7 hour shifts. He's told by his employer…
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