May 2017 | Victoria cracks down on worker exploitation, tells Coalition to follow suit

Date: 2 May 2017

Source: The Guardian

Exclusive: State decries ‘national shame’ and announces overhaul of labour-hire companies after accepting most of the inquiry’s recommendations.

The Victorian government has announced an overhaul of labour-hire companies following its inquiry into worker exploitation, and has called on the federal government to follow suit in cracking down on this “national shame”.