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Wage theft amongst foreign workers

Bassina Farenblum speaks to The Queensland Times (13 October 2016) regarding a new study she is conducting with the University of Sydney and UTS on fair wage and work conditions for foreign workers in Australia.

Bassina noted that many temporary visa holders never recover underpaid wages from their employers. "Some of them never try and others hit barriers when they do. This survey will identify exactly what it is that prevents temporary workers from asserting their rights, and how experiences may differ across nationality groups, industries, and visa categories" she said.

Read the full article here.