"Staff Wanted Initiative" to raise awareness within UK hospitality industry of human trafficking risks, how to mitigate them

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29 May 2012

SEE Formula [Scrutinise - Engage - Ensure]

Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business, Anti-Slavery

Use the SEE FORMULA to help protect your business and those who work in it...

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29 May 2012

Staff Wanted Initiative

Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business, Anti-Slavery

The Staff Wanted Initiative seeks to raise awareness within the UK hospitality industry of the steps needed to combat the exploitation of vulnerable workers, trafficking and forced labour.

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25 May 2012

InterContinental Hotels Group pledge to adopt London Living Wage

Author: John Morrison, Institute for Human Rights and Business, letter to editor of Evening Standard [UK]

Your [Evening Standard] article...on the InterContinental Hotels Group's bold step in being the first major hotel chain in London to endorse a living wage points to an important....subject - the status of the many staff who work in the capital’s hotel industry...[Some] agency workers in London are still being subjected to exploitation and abuse...[including]...unrealistic piecework rates for rooms, compulsory overtime, the withholding of pay...The Institute for Human Rights and Business and Anti-Slavery International have launched 'The Staff Wanted Initiative' to provide practical guidance for the industry to avoid complicity in abuses. London's hotels have a responsibility to treat all workers with dignity and respect...

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