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I am very concerned that I am being denied my entitled right
I am very concerned that I am being denied my entitled right under the working time regulations to be given 5.6 weeks statutory leave by my employer. My employer insists that the statutory annual leav… read more
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I am a self employed sport massage therapist. The company I have been working for are taking there time to pay me my share due to discrepency between my monthly invoice and their montly invoice for Ma… read more
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I work for the NHS and two years ago I was sent on a course.
I work for the NHS and two years ago I was sent on a course. I work part time and the course was full time. At the interview I was told I would get paid for my time and my travel. I put on my time she… read more
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At work, my colleagues and I have recently realised that we
At work, my colleagues and I have recently realised that we are missing some hours that we are owed as holidays. It appears that on days we have been working a shift, instead of being properly paid fo… read more
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Hi I have an employee who has been off work for the last 4
Hi I have an employee who has been off work for the last 4 weeks due to whiplash. The injury was not related to her work. She is not entitled to sick pay as she earns below the threshold. Her Doctor h… read more
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i am an assistant manager in a dental practice the manager
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Hi, I recently set up a business in the UK although I live
Hi, I recently set up a business in the UK although I live in Australia. The business is an Osteopathic practice. I took on a part-time Massage Therapist/Admin person. She is a single parent on benefi… read more
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hi my partner is a beauty therapist. She has just returned
hi my partner is a beauty therapist. She has just returned to work after carpal tunnel surgery and time off sick, during which she received SSP. She gave a client a massage the other day and her carpa… read more
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Good Morning , my employer announced a cut in hours for myself
Good Morning , my employer announced a cut in hours for myself and colleague we currently have joint hours of 67 per week , we have been told to cut this to 37 per week and go away and get back to the… read more
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I am writing as you were very helpful in the past on Family
I am writing as you were very helpful in the past on Family Law. However this time it relates to employment. My son in law is being hounded by a colleague to form a union for which he says he needs 10… read more
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Hi My daughter had a stroke 13 weeks ago and i have been off
Hi My daughter had a stroke 13 weeks ago and i have been off sick from the NHS to help and support her. This has also affected my health. I usually work Weds and Thurs for fourteen hours. I am also a … read more
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I work for PC world as a merchandiser (not sales) and am on
I work for PC world as a merchandiser (not sales) and am on fixed 30hr per week. If my hours end at say 6.30 can my manager force me to stay and do unpaid work till he says i can leave? This happened … read more
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i have 2 contracts with the same c.o. 1is full time overnight
i have 2 contracts with the same c.o. 1is full time overnight of 37.5 hrs and the other one is 4.5 hrs during day time .ti work sat to wed in both contracts. the day time contract is for 22.5hrs/week.… read more
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Hi, I have just started a new job and there version of fulltime
Hi, I have just started a new job and there version of "fulltime" is 64 hours per week. Thats 8, 8 hour shifts. We also get paid per shift not the hours you actually work so if a shift goes for 10 hou… read more
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my girlfriend has worked as a sign language teacher at a particular
my girlfriend has worked as a sign language teacher at a particular school for 3 years. It has recently transpired that her weekly working hours were miscalculated and she has been working 1hr 15min o… read more
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We have been told by my employer part of the british government
We have been told by my employer part of the british government that we are now to work new rosters from next year. These rosters comprise of working seven days in a row of eight hours per day and the… read more
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I work in care industry. Used to do 3 wake nights a week. this
I work in care industry. Used to do 3 wake nights a week. this was included in working time. now move over to sleep-ins. boss state's this does not count towards working time, because we get paid an a… read more
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