Skanska pledges to move on from blacklist scandal

December 2009
People Management;12/3/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 25, p7
The article reports that building firm Skanska was abolishing the practice of subscribing to a blacklist of construction workers who have a potential for trouble such as those with a history of violence or drug or alcohol abuse.


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