Hidden camera exposes forced labour in PPE factory (Marketplace)

Surgical and disposable gloves are crucial for health-care workers and preventing the spread of COVID-19. But a hidden camera investigation shows the people who make these lifesaving products in overseas factories are often working in “appalling” and dangerous conditions that experts call “modern slavery.” CBC Marketplace uncovers that the Canadian government has not been doing enough to stop the importation of PPE from manufacturers suspected of forced labour and human rights abuses.

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