The shift from working at home to working in factories in the early 18th century brought with it a new system of working. Long working hours, fines and low wages were rife in the workplace.
What did John Kay invent?
Who invented the miners’ safety lamp?
What percentage of accident cases at Manchester Infirmary in 1833 were factory accidents?
What name was given to the miners who cut the coal?
Where did Robert Owen set up his factory?
Who were they not enough of to enforce many of the Factory Acts?
What was a common health problem for factory workers?
Who did the 1842 Coal mining Act ban from working underground in the pits?
In 1911 the working day for a miner was set at?
What did steam pumps improve?