TITLE

The case for regulation

AUTHOR(S)
MacLachlan, Rob
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
People Management;9/10/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author ponders on the significance of creating a governing body for workers. The Gangmasters Licensing Authority (GLA) was created in 2004 following the tragedy met by 23 Chinese cockle-pickers who drowned in Morecambe Bay in England. It is stated that licensing gangmasters would protect unskilled foreign workers from exploitation. GLA aims to extend the licensing policy to the construction industry.
ACCESSION #
44765893

 

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