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Community Groups Demand Better Protection for Precarious Workers

For immediate release April 3, 2013

Community Groups Demand Better Protection for Precarious Workers

 

On April 5th, the Immigrant Workers Center (IWC) and allied community organizations will put forward demands for a provincial law protecting precarious workers during a public assembly. Banding together under a common banner, domestic workers, migrant workers, undocumented workers and temporary agency workers will present their case pushing for legislation that includes CSST coverage for Live-in domestic workers, accountability of temp agencies and companies alike and better protection for temporary foreign workers regardless of their status. The groups are also looking to raise the minimum wage to twelve dollars per hour for the province. (more…)