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A8: Use resources like ILAB’s Sweat & Toil app to learn about , and make sure products and services you use are made by companies committed to stopping forced labor.
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US Labor Department 18h
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A7: ILAB’s Comply Chain tool provides U.S. and multinational companies with practical step-by-step guidance on how to root out and in their supply chains. It is available as a free mobile app:
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A4: Worldwide, the most common agricultural goods produced with are cotton, sugarcane, coffee, cattle, rice, fish, and cocoa. For manufacturing goods, the most common are bricks, garments, carpets, and footwear. (2/2)
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A4: Our Sweat & Toil app can help you learn what goods are frequently produced with and . (1/2)
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A3: Domestic servitude is a form of .
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A2: ILAB uses the definition of from Convention 29: Forced labor is any work or service performed involuntarily and under the threat of penalty.
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A1: ILAB, an agency of , works to promote a fair global playing field for workers in the United States and around the world by enforcing trade commitments, strengthening labor standards, and combating international , , and .
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US Labor Department 18h
.’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) is participating in today’s chat on labor trafficking. All tweets with are from ILAB.
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US Labor Department Aug 14
A U.S. District Court has ordered $491,890 in restitution to a union healthcare fund after an investigation by ’s Employee Benefits Security Administration found members filed false claims:
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US Labor Department Aug 14
A settlement with Parker Hannifin Corp. requires the company to pay $222,000 to remedy pay discrimination violations identified at its San Diego Composite Sealing Solutions facility:
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US Labor Department Aug 14
. announces new policies to ensure equal employment opportunity and protect religious freedom:
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. Deputy Assistant Secretary Loren Sweatt discusses how helps improve worker safety, and how job creators can participate:
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US Labor Department Aug 13
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US Labor Department Aug 13
.’s kicks off today to raise awareness of effective workplace safety and health programs:
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US Labor Department Aug 12
ICYMI: The number of job openings (6.7 million) exceeded job seekers for the fourth straight month in June according to 's JOLTS report.
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US Labor Department Aug 11
The unemployment rate for workers with less than a high school diploma was the lowest ever in July 2018. Here are 5 more things you should know from the latest :
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US Labor Department Aug 10
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The poster with this year’s theme ‒ "America’s Workforce: Empowering All" ‒ is now available to download:
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US Labor Department Aug 9
For the second time in ’s history, the Department obtained a preliminary injunction to prevent an employer from violating obligations of H-2A visa program:
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US Labor Department Aug 8
Through hard work and a unique program, Antonio Williams has transitioned from the military to the tech industry.
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