TITLE

U.S. finds S. Calif. compliance at 39%

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Kristi
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/28/1998, Vol. 175 Issue 101, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a United States Labor Department closed-door meeting with manufacturers and contractors on ways to increase compliance in the garment industry. South California counties surveyed by the Department of Labor; Percentage of Southern California shops that were in compliance; Sample of proposals on how to increase compliance.
ACCESSION #
683620

 

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