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homeworker

an individual who contracts with a person, for the purposes of that person's business, for the execution of work to be done in a place not under the control or management of that person.
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Many homeworkers do not have the luxury of dedicated space and therefore make-do by setting up a workspace at their dining table or kitchen worktop, is not acceptable.
Wales TUC analysis also finds that the number of men working from home compared with 2005 has fallen by nearly 7,500 while more than 14,000 more women have taken on homeworker roles.
That "growing" army of British homeworkers doesn't just refer to their numbers - their waistband sizes must also be on the increase.
Broadband also ensures that interaction between homeworkers and colleagues isn't restricted to telephone calls with the ability to use home video conferencing.
A recent report found there are 70,000 homeworkers in the UK paid under the minimum wage and we believe there are people in Coventry in this situation.
The solutions also provide a personal number unrelated to the user's home address, protecting the security and privacy of homeworkers.
The tax relief homeworkers are allowed to claim on sums not reimbursed by their employers have changed.
The web-based functionality of KnowledgeWorker allows remote or homeworkers to access information as if they were in the office, at the same time providing management with a view of the quality and timeliness of work undertaken by the remote workforce, the company claims.
Old-fashioned home-based workers who do not use computers, the internet, or a mobile telephone come in third in Britain, Italy, Germany and Bulgaria, while personal-computer-using homeworkers are third in Israel and Norway.
Companies are becoming victims of PC bugs that creep into workplace systems from careless homeworkers, often surfing for porn, say IT security experts Novell.
The Siroconnect managed home broadband service will supply 2000 Cadbury Schweppes mobile workers and over 250 homeworkers with a high performance ADSL network, claims the company.
The minimum rate -- which covers homeworkers for the first time -- will rise to pounds 4.