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October 14, 2019
AI and the future of working life

At the edge of now – AI and the future of working life

At the edge of now – AI and the future of working life. We only need to compare our smartphone smothered times with the turn of the century
October 11, 2019
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Stress and Mental Health at Work

October 10, 2019
zero-hours

Boom in zero hours contracts

October 8, 2019
Business fined £24k after machine chops off worker’s fingers

Business fined £24k after machine chops off worker’s fingers

Business fined £24k after machine chops off worker’s fingers. A FIRM has been fined £24,000 after an employee had two fingers chopped off
October 4, 2019
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Better working conditions, more predictable work—the new EU directive

Better working conditions, more predictable work—the new EU directive. Constantly changing and erratic working hours have become a common experience for UK
October 1, 2019
UK Minimum Wage

UK Minimum Wage To Be Hiked By Boris Johnson In Bid To Woo Low Paid Workers

UK Minimum Wage To Be Hiked By Boris Johnson In Bid To Woo Low Paid Workers. The minimum wage is pegged to 60% of average earnings
September 30, 2019
living costs and job insecurity

Colin Mahoney Discovers That Research Reveals True Extent of Wages Squeeze

People don't have money to burn. living costs and job insecurity. Research Reveals True Extent of Wages Squeeze Colin Mahoney Secretary of The Workers Union
September 26, 2019
bus job loss

1200 Job Losses

September 25, 2019
people working uk

Working hours: Do Britons put in some of the longest in Europe?

Working hours: Do Britons put in some of the longest in Europe? Eurostat data is a good source for comparing one country’s working hours over
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