‘No running water’: foreign workers criticise UK farm labour scheme

Government report on post-Brexit recruitment finds staff citing no health and safety equipment, racism and unsafe accommodation

Seasonal workers in the UK on a post-Brexit pilot scheme to harvest fruit and vegetables were subjected to “unacceptable” welfare conditions, according to a government review.

Issues cited by workers included a lack of health and safety equipment, racism, and accommodation without any bathrooms, running water or kitchens.

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Workers’ rights, Employment, Discrimination at work, Farming, Rural affairs, Global development, UK news, Brexit, Home Office, Scotland, England, Money UK news | The Guardian

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