Tag: Living Wage
Calls for fashion giants to support workers
A new report shows that high street brands are failing to protect workers who make their clothes, one year after a Bangladeshi factory collapsed. Who is responsible for improving conditions?
Millions still flounder despite economic recovery
After years of misery, Britain’s economy is finally picking up pace. But new research suggests life is still getting tougher for many ordinary families. Is it too early for optimism?
Minimum wage rate draws fire from teenagers
Young employees will receive a higher hourly minimum wage, ministers announced this month. But under-21s still get less than adult workers: exploitation or a fair reflection of experience?