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5 August 2019
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Author: G1 Santarém (Brazil)

“Com territórios ameaçados, indígenas e quilombolas de Oriximiná solicitam apoio do MPF”, 18 de julho de 2019...

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7 May 2019

USA: Los Angeles port truck drivers allege wage & labour violations in Rio Tinto's supply chain; Includes co. responses

Port truck drivers in California are alleging wage and labour violations due to unlawful misclassification by NFI Industries and its subsidiary, Cal Cartage Express, as independent contractors rather than employees. NFI is a logistics provider for...

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Company response
6 May 2019

Rio Tinto's response

Author: Rio Tinto

... Rio Tinto takes the allegations against NFI Industries and its subsidiary Cal Cartage Express seriously. We have asked NFI Industries to demonstrate that they are meeting our Supplier Code of Conduct and they are actively working to respond to our...

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Company response
25 April 2019

NFI Industries' response

Author: NFI Industries

California Cartage Express is committed to complying with all laws and the company is in full compliance with the Rio Tinto Supplier Code of Conduct. These unfounded allegations that are being made against the company are part of an ongoing effort by...

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14 December 2018
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Author: Spiegel Online

"Zahl der Arbeitsmigranten steigt auf 164 Millionen", 5 Dezember 2018...

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8 November 2018

EU Parliament to investigate case of 22 Filipino truck drivers found living & working in "dire conditions" in Denmark

Danish police raided a property on 30 October and allegedly found 22 Filipino drivers living in “slum-like” conditions in containers. The property is owned by the Danish employer, Kurt Beier Transport. The CEO of Kurt Beier Transport said that he regr...

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29 August 2017
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Author: رجاء يوسف - صحيفة الغد

الداوود يلوح بإضراب مفتوح للشاحنات خلال الأسابيع المقبلة...

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30 June 2017

USA Today Network investigation finds exploitation of truckers common in supply chains of US retailers

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15 March 2017

Eastern European lorry drivers exploited in IKEA's supply chain, BBC investigation finds

Author: Zoe Conway, BBC News

"Ikea drivers living in trucks for months"...

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  • Related companies: IKEA
24 November 2016

USA: Jury orders Wal-Mart to pay $54 million over company's failure to pay minimum wage to Californian truck drivers

Author: Associated Press, Los Angeles Times (USA)

"Wal-Mart loses minimum wage pay fight as jury awards California truck drivers $54 million", 23 Nov 2016...

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