See the pop out image below for the Verisk Maplecroft Labour Rights and Protection Index of major manufacturing countries
See the pop out image below for the Verisk Maplecroft Labour Rights and Protection Index of major manufacturing countries

The Index: Labour rights legislation will elicit a response

posted by Jacki Buist
in Risk
28 March 2017

With new laws on the horizon, companies must take care, especially in long supply chains.

The UK is a consistently strong performer on labour rights, according to the Verisk Maplecroft’s Labour Rights and Protection Index, and the UK Modern Slavery Act has strengthened its legal landscape.

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