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India: Impacts of Poor Health and Safety Conditions on Vulnerable Workers - Case Study

Case study looking at the health and safety risks faced by contract workers in India

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The Workforce Disclosure Initiative (WDI) aims to improve the quality of jobs in companies’ operations and supply chains. This Oxfam case study highlights the poor health and safety conditions faced by India’s informal or contract workers, who form more than 92% of India’s 465 million strong workforce.

The study looks at the challenges faced by the workers, the reasons for the same, and how investors can help to improve working conditions.

To read the case study, click here.