Compliance with occupational health and safety requirements is already poor and few inspections of workplaces are being done.
Domestic workers in Argentina are essentially women employed in the informal economy which can enable forms of mistreatment. Today they’re fighting to formalise their status.
Patient safety grabbed the attention when plans were mooted to move post-op people out of hospital and into private homes. But the project also moves important work into the shadows.
Migrants keep going back to the vilified go-betweens that can get them construction jobs or domestic work.
Around the world, social change is curiously one-sided.
Who is the smart home for and why has it not taken off as expected? Perhaps because it has been primarily envisioned by and for men.