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NEW! Disobedient Workers, The Law and the Making of Unemployment Markets

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Lisa Adkins, “Disobedient Workers, The Law and the Making of Unemployment Markets”  

Abstract: This article concerns workfare and especially mandatory work activities for the unemployed. 143 more words

Contracts

Panic attack

This is the Financial Gazette front page from last Thursday. It represents a major shift of attitude in the government.

Up until now it has been very difficult to get rid of staff without paying a massive (read punitive from the employer’s point of view) retrenchment package. 556 more words

News & Various

Health and Safety compliance in the workplace

7 Steps to Health and Safety compliance in your workplace: 1. Lead by example It is important for employers and managers to promote health and safety policies by following the necessaries procedures at all times. 25 more words

Are you ready to see your domestic help as a contract worker?

In my country, almost every household engages an external help to take care of the house, which would generally include the cooking, cleaning, laundry, ironing etc. 1,410 more words

Domesticworkers

Health and Safety compliance in the workplace

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Steps to Health and Safety compliance in your workplace:
1. Lead by example

It is important for employers and managers to promote health and safety policies by following the necessaries procedures at all times.   378 more words

Compliance

The doctrine of illegality and its disproportionate effects on irregular migrant workers

PART III

Recommended reforms to the Doctrine of Illegality

This chapter provides three routes to reforming the unsatisfactory application of the doctrine, suggesting ratification of the Migrant Worker’s Convention as the best solution to the issues discussed above. 1,781 more words

Having a First Aid box does not mean you are compliant

By law, all companies should have First Aid supplies readily available in the case of injuries or emergencies.

I would like to think that all companies would want to: 649 more words

Compliance