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    16

    November

    2021

    Spot the signs: Labour Exploitation

    Modern Slavery is happening all over the UK in plain sight. Labour exploitation is one the most common forms of Modern Slavery in the UK. The victims are forced to work directly for offenders’ in businesses and sites that they own or control. The main method of exploitation is not to paying or illegally underpaying. It's so important that you…

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    19

    October

    2018

    Spot the signs of Modern Slavery

    Modern Slavery is happening all over the UK in plain sight. Make sure you can spot the signs & report anything suspicious to the Modern Slavery Helpline 08000 121 700. Here are just a few signs that you should look out for: We offer Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking training courses that provide attendees with a thorough understanding of the…

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    12

    September

    2017

    Modern slavery crackdown

    Foreign criminals involved in modern slavery and human trafficking have faced a significant crackdown in the North East. Operation Kestrel targeted raids occurred in July, with the Cleveland, Northumbria and Durham police forces, working alongside Immigration Enforcement, Border Force and the North East Regional Serious and Organised Crime Unit to carry out the raids. The operation was the biggest of…

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    31

    July

    2017

    Modern Slavery & Social Care

    Recent research has uncovered an incident of modern slavery in the social care system, leading to questions as to how often this type of modern slavery occurs within the sector. A care home was recently raided by Border Agency staff, finding that staff within the home had no proof of identity and were working in poor conditions for long periods…

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    June

    2017

    Modern Slavery Awareness Courses Praised by Business

    Exchequer Solutions were amongst one of the first businesses to send their employees on our Modern Slavery Awareness Course. Based in Chester, Exchequer Solutions is a professional services company providing services to the UK’s recruitment sector and to contractors in a range of industries. Recently listed on the Manchester Fastest 50 list for the third year in a row, they…

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