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Claiming Tax Credits and Working Benefits
Claiming Tax Credits and Working Benefits
If you are on a low income then you may be able to claim working tax credits and there other benefits you may also be eligible for....
Holiday Entitlement Rights Explained
Holiday Entitlement Rights Explained
Every permanent employee has a holiday entitlement set by the government which your employer must comply with. Find out what your rights are....
How to Take Industrial Action In The Workplace
How to Take Industrial Action In The Workplace
If you can't resolve a dispute with your employer then you may consider taking industrial action. Make sure you do it the right way through your union before you…...
Knowing Your Temporary Worker Rights
Knowing Your Temporary Worker Rights
If you are a temporary worker it is important to know how your rights differ from those of permanent workers....
Negotiating a Work or Employment Contract
Negotiating a Work or Employment Contract
When you are negotiating an employment contract you need to know what you want and make sure everything is finalised in writing....
Taking a Break at Work: What are Your Rights?
Taking a Break at Work: What are Your Rights?
You have the right to be given rest breaks at work and your employer must comply with the working time regulations....
Unpaid Overtime: Know Your Rights
Unpaid Overtime: Know Your Rights
Employers are not required to pay you for overtime unless it is in your contract but they also cannot make you work over 48 hours a week or make your average hourly…...
Your Rights if You are Dismissed From Work
Your Rights if You are Dismissed From Work
If you are dismissed from work unfairly or wrongfully then may want to consider an employment tribunal...
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