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I am the owner of a bridal shop (Ltd Co.) The company employs
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In March of this year I made a formal complaint about a work
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Do staff who work in Supported Living Care for people with
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hi i am currently 4.5months preg and i work 4-6 hour shifts
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Ive worked in office admin for the same company for 22 years
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My employer is trying to change my working hours from Monday
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