Over 3.5m People In Low Paid Insecure Work

There are 3.7 million people (12%) in the UK in low paid and insecure work, and these insecure workers are more likely to have lost work during the pandemic, according to new research conducted by the Living Wage Foundation (LWF). LWF analysis of the Labour Force Survey (LFS) and Family Resource Survey (FRS) found: Around 3.7m people are in insecure forms of […]

One-sided Flexibility As Workers Receive Minimal Notice Of Their Shifts

Close to two-fifths (37%) of UK workers in full or part-time employment are given less than one week’s notice of their shifts or work patterns, according to new research conducted by the Living Wage Foundation. The research, based on a survey of over 2,000 UK adults, found that among the 59% of workers whose job […]