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Sale agreed for Sports Direct warehouse agency Transline

Shared from on 18 May 2017

Transline, the staffing agency which supplied workers to Sports Direct’s warehouse, has been sold to rival Russell Taylor Group, saving the jobs of 5,560 employees.

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Sale agreed for Sports Direct warehouse agency Transline

Shared from on 18 May 2017

Transline, the staffing agency which supplied workers to Sports Direct’s warehouse, has been sold to rival Russell Taylor Group, saving the jobs of 5,560 employees.

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Sports Direct staff supplier Transline faces administration

Shared from on 27 April 2017

Transline was criticised by a Commons committee for giving testimony that 'lacked credibility'.

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Sports Direct staff supplier Transline faces administration

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Transline was criticised by a Commons committee for giving testimony that 'lacked credibility'.

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Employment agency at centre of Sports Direct scandal axed by Amazon

Shared from on 14 March 2017

Transline Group will no longer supply temporary staff to the five of the world’s largest online retailer’s UK warehouses

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NHS doctors banned from charging ‘rip-off’ locum rates

Shared from on 28 February 2017

NHS doctors have been banned from earning lucrative agency rates while moonlighting at other hospitals...

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NHS doctors banned from charging ‘rip-off’ locum rates

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NHS doctors have been banned from earning lucrative agency rates while moonlighting at other hospitals...

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140 JD Sports staff taken to hospital from one warehouse in four years

Shared from on 30 January 2017

Freedom of information revelation follows Channel 4 News investigation where workers described site as ‘worse than a prison’

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Sports Direct modern slavery brothers jailed

Shared from on 24 January 2017

Two brothers who trafficked 18 people from Poland to the UK and conned and threatened them have been jailed.

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Britain’s agency workers underpaid and exploited, thinktank says

Shared from on 5 December 2016

Agency work booming but staff earning hundreds of pounds a year less than employees doing the same job, report finds

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Britain’s agency workers underpaid and exploited, thinktank says

Shared from on 5 December 2016

Agency work booming but staff earning hundreds of pounds a year less than employees doing the same job, report finds

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The Guardian view on employment law: an overhaul is needed

Shared from on 17 November 2016

Too many employees are no longer protected by a legal system designed for a different age

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Revealed: temp agencies’ avoidance scheme costs taxpayers ‘hundreds of millions’

Shared from on 15 November 2016

In the first of a series on the UK’s increasingly precarious world of work, a Guardian investigation uncovers the use of ‘contrived’ financial arrangements to slash national insurance bills

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Sports Direct should cut ties with warehouse worker agency, MPs say

Shared from on 14 September 2016

Transline, which provides staff for Shirebrook, is feared to have misled parliamentary inquiry

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A&E closes over night after doctors reject limit on pay

Shared from on 14 April 2016

An A&E unit has been forced to close at night because locum doctors are refusing to work there after their pay was capped.

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