• May 10, 2017

    Zero Hours but not Zero Holiday Pay

    Half of people on zero hours contracts wrongly believe that they’re not entitled to paid holiday, says Citizens Advice. New research from Citizens A...
  • March 31, 2017

    Depression tops ill health table

    More than 300 million people around the world are now living with depression. The latest figures from the World Health Organization (WHO) show that mo...
  • March 16, 2017

    When will your thermostat go down?

    As tempertatures start to rise when will you turn down the thermostat on your central heating? New research shows that the hardy people of Yorkshire h...
  • March 15, 2017

    Are you getting healthier

    New figures from the ONS in worker absence from work suggest that workers are getting healthier. Last year the average UK worker was absent from work ...
  • March 13, 2017

    Rail Strike today, commute by road inste...

    Anyone affected by the strike action at Arriva Northern and Mersey train services today may feel tempted to forget the problems with commuting train a...

Zero Hours but not Zero Holiday Pay

Half of people on zero hours contracts wrongly believe that they’re not entitled to paid holiday, says Citizens Advice. New research from Citizens Advice has indicated that half of the…

3.5 million unsecure jobs by 2022

Almost 300,000 more people could be trapped in insecure work by end of next Parliament, warns the TUC If the way people work continues to follow current trends 3.5 million…

Depression tops ill health table

More than 300 million people around the world are now living with depression. The latest figures from the World Health Organization (WHO) show that more than 300 million people are…

1 in 3 experience racism

Since the Brexit vote 1 in 3 BAME people have witnessed or experienced racist says the TUC poll Ahead of UN Anti-Racism Day, on 18 March the Trade Unions Congress…

When will your thermostat go down?

As tempertatures start to rise when will you turn down the thermostat on your central heating? New research shows that the hardy people of Yorkshire have their central heating set…

Think before you print

The costs behind the think before you print message at the end of an email finally explained. Why do people put a message on an electronic message asking people not…

Are you getting healthier

New figures from the ONS in worker absence from work suggest that workers are getting healthier. Last year the average UK worker was absent from work as a result of…

Desk feast lunches increase

As a child I was always told that it was rude to watch people eating, but now office workers in London are having to do that as increasing number of…

Rail Strike today, commute by road instead?

Anyone affected by the strike action at Arriva Northern and Mersey train services today may feel tempted to forget the problems with commuting train and return to commuting by road….

Antibiotic bugs increase need for good work place hygiene

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant “priority pathogens” – a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human…