Tag Archives: insecure work

News

Zero-hours contracts down


The government on Tuesday (August 14) hailed the latest labour market figures as it highlighted the fall in unemployment and the first significant drop in zero-hours contracts... Read More
News Feature

Insecure work ‘scandal’


During the last few weeks numerous stories about insecure workers – whether those working for agencies, on zero-hour contracts or toiling under bogus self-employment –... Read More
News Feature

Respect


There’s an unmistakable look that night workers have after a long shift – pink-eyed and delirious.   As the rest of the world starts their... Read More
News Feature

‘I felt humiliated’


It’s an open secret – most recently brought to public attention after allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein – that sexual harassment is common in... Read More
News Feature

‘Unprecedented’


Wages have fallen for the sixth month in a row even as unemployment has dropped to its lowest level in more than 40 years, the... Read More