Unite said it represents around 80 Vanderlande workers who are responsible for loading freight on and off IAG planes, including those flying under the British Airways, Air Lingus and Iberia brands. … [Read more...] about Missing luggage at Heathow Airport could ‘disappear FOREVER’ when workers strike next month, union warns
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'We're doubtful that Kanye West is going to move production to the US. This might be just a statement in line with the current American President's sentiment to Make America Great Again'', but sneaker production is actually harder to move than just comment, as there is more technical know how involved. So, apart from the cost aspects, it just won't happen overnight.' … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: Moving Kanye West’s Adidas Yeezys HQ to Wyoming could save him $15M in taxes as he vows to bring jobs back to US, but could spell disaster for $3-a-day ‘sweatshop workers’ in Asia, charity group warns
Fitch’s lift did not have any fall protection when he died in January 2009, an issue his niece said was due to it being installed prior to 1971, meaning it did not need to meet more stringent design safety rules, according to an official from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Osha) at the time . The lift, and similar lifts, were eventually replaced by the milling company with equipment that included fall protections following an Osha investigation. … [Read more...] about Why do so many US workers fall to their deaths?
But Rupert Claxton of international food consultancy Gira, said that in almost all cases great care was taken with the animals when transporting them. “In the most basic terms, it doesn’t make sense not to take care of them,” he told the Guardian. “Commercially, exporters need the animals to be fit and well.” He said that the industry was always looking for ways to improve or reduce transit, but that, in Europe in particular, the growing distances between slaughterhouses made some travel unavoidable. … [Read more...] about Live export: animals at risk in giant global industry
"We are exploring the possibility that Tui breached their contract with the Aldertons in not giving them a hotel that was of a similar standard or superior to their original hotel, especially as Deborah and her husband has to pay an extra £400 for the holiday." … [Read more...] about Newlyweds’ Tui honeymoon ‘ruined by wild foam parties and room’s view of toilets’