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    sorry if this is not the right area

    can i leave my job if its harming me physically and mentally? im already depressed and its making me worse. they made us work 7 hours straight, standing up, bending down, lifting things, with no break. which i am sure is illegal. also they made us do overtime after clocking out. if we were tired and put our arms down to rest for a few seconds someone would come and rush us back to work. i feel like this is unacceptable but will jobcentre accept it as a reason to leave? i was there a week

    also its zero hours contract at very inconvenient times. the pain i went through last week is really not worth minimum wage.
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    It seems like you're stuck.
    But the conditions you are working under are certainly not acceptable. No breaks and unpaid overtime is probably illegal. I would even suggest to take legal actions, otherwise the job centre might think you are lying. Job centre will probably want to see evidence for your claim (that's the feeling I get).
 
 
 
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