Tag Archives: agency workers

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Turning it round


Nothing remains of the old Shirebrook colliery in north-east Derbyshire. The coal mine closed in 1993 and 12 years later the site became the central... Read More
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We are not robots


The final straw came when they tried to turn a Rocket into a robot.   Rebecca Rocket had put up with the rock bottom wages,... Read More
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‘Strike busters’?


Unite announced it had launched legal action against the catalogue retailer, Argos and two employment agencies today (August 23) after it emerged the retailer was... Read More
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Modern slavery


Sports Direct was named in three separate modern slavery trials within six months this year, all of which related to Polish migrants being sent to... Read More
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Pay your dues


Unite today (May 19) called on the new owners of Transline to break with the past by building a new constructive relationship with both its... Read More
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‘Uphill struggle’


Unite – the union fighting for a fair deal for Sports Direct workers – has warned today (April 12) that the company’s newly appointed board... Read More
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Sacked for grieving


There’s nothing more difficult than losing a family member. Grieving takes time – time for which most bosses will give their workers off from work.... Read More