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Secure jobs make way for zero hour contracts

“If you don’t like casual work just go and get a permanent job then”.

Comments like this on a recent Stuff article about ‘zero hour’ contracts make me furious but seem to be a widely held attitude among Kiwis toward casual employment. 1,107 more words


Protecting younger workers... with spikes?

This week I dropped my son off at Camels Hump – a popular climbing spot at Mount Macedon in Victoria. He had planned to abseil with a few of his mates as part of a scout activity.   1,143 more words

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