Returning office workers seek sweet spot between casual and formal

Stint of working from home rewrites rules for office dressing, with retailers seeing demand for hybrid wardrobe With a return to the office now a real possibility, workers in the UK are thinking about something they haven’t for a while: what to wear. This comes after 16 months at home

Key workers exempt from Covid isolation STILL have to quarantine on days off only leaving homes for essential trips

KEY workers exempt from Covid isolation still have to quarantine on days off, and will only be able to leave their homes for essential trips. The government revealed yesterday the full list of sectors where workers can dodge 10 days quarantine when pinged by the NHS Track and Tace app

Workers remove Confederate statues in Charlottesville

Crowd CHEERS as workers use cranes to remove statues of Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas ‘Stonewall’ Jackson in Charlottesville – four years after deadly Unite The Right rally rocked the city Monument of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was erected in Charlottesville in 1924; monument of Thomas ‘Stonewall’ Jackson

Brit workers take less than 25 minutes of breaks in working day and feel guilty for taking ANY time out

The average UK worker takes just two breaks a day for a total of only 24 minutes – but nearly half feel guilty for taking any time out. A study of 2,000 employees found more than six in 10 feel they don’t take enough breaks during the working day. And

Female workers win £20k after boss said women shouldn't be managers

Female gym workers whose boss claimed women shouldn’t be managers because they ‘just ramble on’ win £20,000 payout North Shields tribunal heard Kris Whitelaw said women ‘just go off on a tangent’, are ‘too emotional’ and did not think they should be in gym’s management roles Female employees expressed concern

Workers file 853K unemployment claims last week as new wave of Covid lockdowns tanks labor market

The number of people applying for unemployment aid jumped last week to 853,000, the most since September. The Labor Department said Thursday that the number of applications went up from 716,000 the previous week. In November, employers added jobs at the slowest pace since April, while restaurants, bars and retailers all cut jobs

Workers rescued from water after Seattle's Pier 58 partially collapses

Fox News Flash top headlines for September 13 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Two construction workers have been hospitalized after Seattle’s 50-year-old downtown Pier 58 partially collapsed Sunday into the water, according to reports. A total of five workers were on the

Furloughed workers ‘three times more likely to have defaulted on a payment’ – what help is available?

FURLOUGHED workers are three times more likely to have missed apayment in the last month compared to people who are working as normal, worrying new research claims. It comes as fears continue to rise over households spiralling into debt following the coronavirus pandemic, with economists also warning of a huge

Security workers in demand as coronavirus shuts businesses

Fox Business Flash top headlines for April 14 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Continue Reading Below The demand for security guards is on the rise. Securitas Security

1,000 key workers at poultry factory walk out over social distancing

Up to 1,000 ‘key workers’ at poultry factory in Northern Ireland walk out over claims bosses are failing to ensure 6ft social distancing gap between staff amid coronavirus crisis Staff at Moy Park in Portadown, Co Armagh refused to carry on work today  Came after 80 staff at ABP meat