While tracking down another Blue Shift worker, Hazel, who Gladys believes is the thief, she discovers that Hazel has been sleeping with James, her fiancé.
After going to Marco's house to drop off his paycheck, Lorna feels guilty about getting him fired; the two grow closer and eventually kiss.
Bolstered by Russell, Gladys finally finds the courage to confront her fiancé James about his past — only to be hit with an unexpected confession.
Gladys' parents discover she has been lying to them about her job at the factory and conspire to have her fired, while James is recruited into the military.
Her affair with Marco has left Lorna pregnant, and she is at odds with how to deal with it.
Blue Shift floor matron, Lorna Corbett, clashes with Marco Moretti, an Italian-born worker at the factory.
Meanwhile, Vera Burr is severely injured while working on the assembly line, and ends up in the hospital.
How You Trust (air date: 2012-01-18) A surprise inspection puts Vic Mu employees under the gun giving Lorna an opportunity to finally rid the factory of Marco, and Gladys must defend herself against a thief to prove Kate’s innocence.