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Government review to order zero-hours contracts overhaul

Shared from on 23 May 2017

The BBC understands Matthew Taylor will say thousands of people on controversial zero-hours contracts should be given the right to request a move onto fixed hours.

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Government review to order zero-hours contracts overhaul

Shared from on 23 May 2017

The BBC understands Matthew Taylor will say thousands of people on controversial zero-hours contracts should be given the right to request a move onto fixed hours.

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Deliveroo overhauls controversial courier contracts

Shared from on 12 May 2017

The food delivery firm removes a clause preventing riders from challenging their employment status.

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Deliveroo overhauls controversial courier contracts

Shared from on 12 May 2017

The food delivery firm removes a clause preventing riders from challenging their employment status.

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Deliveroo overhauls controversial courier contracts

Shared from on 12 May 2017

The food delivery firm removes a clause preventing riders from challenging their employment status.

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Deliveroo overhauls controversial courier contracts

Shared from on 12 May 2017

The food delivery firm removes a clause preventing riders from challenging their employment status.

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UK must combat unfulfilling jobs and commit to ‘good work’ economy, says Matthew Taylor

Shared from on 9 May 2017

Persistent scandals over bad working conditions and insecure contracts demonstrate that society must do more to create fulfilling, decent jobs, according to the man leading a Government review into modern work.

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McDonald’s to offer all UK staff fixed hour contracts

Shared from on 26 April 2017

The fast food chain has been trialling the move in 23 company-owned and franchise outlets in the UK.

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Zero-hours workers ‘£1,000 worse off a year’ than employees

Shared from on 30 December 2016

Resolution Foundation study highlights a 93p per hour pay penalty for zero-hour workers doing the same work as those on permanent contracts

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Rail union caves in but strikes go ahead

Shared from on 9 October 2016

The RMT transport union has told its members to climb down in their dispute over downgrading rail conductors — but

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Southern rail says it will sack conductors unless deal over role is reached

Shared from on 4 October 2016

Govia Thameslink, which runs franchise, issues RMT with ultimatum in dispute that has caused months of disruption

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Southern rail says it will sack conductors unless deal over role is reached

Shared from on 4 October 2016

Govia Thameslink, which runs franchise, issues RMT with ultimatum in dispute that has caused months of disruption

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JD Wetherspoon to offer staff chance to escape from zero-hours contracts

Shared from on 13 September 2016

News comes as internal email shows Sports Direct staff may have to wait months for permanent contracts

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Deliveroo workers’ contracts ban access to employment tribunals

Shared from on 25 July 2016

Delivery firm tells its self-employed couriers they cannot go to court to be recognised as staff with more rights

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BBC to look into ‘exploitative’ staff contracts on shows such as EastEnders

Shared from on 19 July 2016

Casualty also among dramas where junior staff are being asked to work 60-hour weeks but without benefits they would usually receive for working out of hours

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