Syedain, Hashi
September 2009
People Management;9/10/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p18
The article discusses the issues faced by migrant workers in the food chain, construction and care work and hospitality sectors such as fewer rights and lower pay, unexpected wage deductions and gangmasters in Great Britain. Several organizations set up to investigate the exploitation of the migrant workers include the Commission on Vulnerable Employment, the Vulnerable Worker Enforcement Forum and the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Human resource professionals are advised to take responsibility on how their suppliers are treating their people. INSETS: Revealing the hidden supply chain;A problem far and away.


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