Crushed: A Survey of Work Injuries and Treatment in the Pearl River Delta

Publication Year:
2005
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/globaldocs/307
Author(s):
Pareles, Michael; Portoso, Lisa
Tags:
Global; Globalisation; Globalization; Human; International; Labor; Labour; Rights; Standards; Work; Workers; Workplace
article description
Describes the inattention paid by the Chinese government and corporations to worker injuries in the Dongguan and Shenzhen Provinces. Provides recommendations for tackling the institutional and technical roots of work-related injuries. Based on interviews with randomly-selected workers being treated in various hospitals.