Definition of 'worker'
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Did we protect our industry and our workers? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Being a team player and hard worker are very important. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And experts agree that automation will cost many workers their jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Alongside her was a beaming aid worker. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was also reassured by the fact that the bank worker had called his mobile as its number was not publicly available. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is old school, a hard worker. The Sun (2016)There are also sterile female workers that are out catching insects and returning to the nest to feed any larvae that are still there. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The extent of employment rights will depend on whether the individual is selfemployed, a worker or an employee. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A study found that workers worried about job security were more likely to put on weight and struggle with sleep. The Sun (2016)Britain could fashion internal controls based on compulsory apprenticeship training, or stopping unscrupulous employers hiring workers from abroad without advertising jobs in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Workers of all kinds are taking part. The Sun (2011) Thousands of workers decide to set up their own businesses each year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Workers in the industry will also be hard hit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The trainers liked him because he was a hard worker and athletic. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The doctors said that some hospital workers were members of street gangs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The activists were thought to be ferry workers hit by job cuts. The Sun (2015)Government vets were called in after workers reported a sudden drop in egg production. The Sun (2009)The workers are themselves female but have only fed on honey and pollen. The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)The latter seeks to provide similar pay and conditions to agency workers as employees. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Talking to colleagues and church workers was difficult. Christianity Today (2000)There may well be rapacious businesses exploiting their workers to make fat profits. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The spotlight needs to be shone hard on social workers. The Sun (2013) Call centre workers were shown singing with their mouths full. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The suspended staff are male and female admin workers and junior managers. The Sun (2006)It must also not pander to xenophobia and not deprive business of workers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Many workers left the industry during the downturn and companies are now struggling to persuade them to come back. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Both are suspected of bringing people in on the false pretext that they will get jobs as religious workers. The Sun (2013)The remainder will fund a night out for other airport workers and members of the public who witnessed the incident. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Three test cases were won by construction, road and engineering workers but their employers contested them. The Sun (2014)The fast-track process for applying for visas for aid workers has been brought to an end. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is anecdotal evidence of a rise in City workers taking former employers to the tribunal. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They fear that if and when business improves, their good workers may be difficult to recover. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The rising violence in Afghanistan has left great swaths of the country too dangerous for aid workers to do their jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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