08/11/2014 - Overtime should count in holiday pay
Good news for workers this week. There was an important court ruling that overtime should count in holiday pay. An Employment A
19/10/2014 - Pensioners forced to live in poverty
More than one and a half million British pensioners are âflounderingâ on low incomes and consigned to pover
17/10/2014 - Millionaire Tory says slash pay for the disabled
Just when you think the Tories couldn't be more heartless Tory minister Lord Freud shows they can. The PMâs welfare adviser argued disabled people are ânot worthâ the minimum wage.
The Welfare Reform Minister later said he was âprofoundly sorryâ
17/10/2014 - Work for pay, Never pay for work
Research by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission found that professions including the law, the media, medicine and fashion, have rejected pleas by politicians to reduce the number of entrants working for free.
In its second annual âstate of the nation
13/10/2014 - NHS workers strike over pay
Almost half a million NHS workers are on strike today in their first walkout over pay for more than 30 years.
Members of several Unions are involved: Unison, Unite, GMB, Royal College of Midwives (RCM), Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association, Managers in Part