If it was a factory involved iit would have been inspected by the Health and Safety Executive, a central government agency that has been cut to the bone.Aren't Trading standards and environmental health at local authority level?
Guess it will be blamed on Tory Austerity as usual
An excellent Act of Parliament ruined by lawyers and ridiculous rulings leading to a tick the box culture concerning Health and Safety in the workplace. People worry more about the forthcoming potential lawsuit than the actual what is needed component.If it was a factory involved iit would have been inspected by the Health and Safety Executive, a central government agency that has been cut to the bone.
CRIME agency bosses are looking into cases of modern slavery in Leicester after a Sun investigation revealed workers were being paid just £2.50 an hour. Health-and-safety bosses are also investigat…www.thesun.co.uk
Here's an interesting article from some Socialist claque who blame the Tories (obvs) but it does list the various reports and exposés on the industry over the last couple of years.
Government ministers have struck a pose of outrage at a situation they have ignored for years and want to replicate across the country.www.wsws.org
I fear if the NCA "follow the money" some interesting names and connections will emerge.