BEN UPTON reports on the cycle couriers using mobile technology to organise workers
Monday 20th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Number on hated zero-hours contracts shoots up by 13% in past year
Thursday 16th Mar 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Labour demands we follow New Zealand’s lead and outlaw hated super-exploitative practice
Saturday 4th Mar 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
BOSSES are giving workers on zero-hour contracts just 48 hours notice of their shifts, new research shows today.
Citizens Advice said it found a minority of firms have practices which make it “challenging” for many on variable hour contracts to manage their work-life...
Thursday 19th Jan 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Staff on contracts lose out on wages of full-time colleagues
Friday 30th Dec 2016
Campaign targets Glasgow’s worst employers
Friday 2nd Dec 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
COUNCILLORS in Calderdale pressed ahead yesterday with plans to force foster carers onto zero-hours contracts.
They did their best to ignore protesters outside Halifax Town Hall on Wednesday night as they “nodded through” the jobs attack at their monthly council...
IAN HODSON writes on the fight on both sides of the Atlantic for a proper living wage and trade union rights for everyone
Tuesday 29th Nov 2016
TRADE unionists will lobby a West Yorkshire council tomorrow over its plans to impose zero-hours contracts on foster carers.
Members of general union GMB will demonstrate outside Halifax town hall from 5pm as members of Calderdale District Council hold their monthly meeting, which is...
Unions say Sports Direct exposé is part of a wider working conditions problem
Saturday 23rd Jul 2016