Arrested for making foreigners work up to 12 hours for less than 500 euros
The National Police have arrested Real city a man and a woman accused of labor exploitation of foreign citizens in an irregular situation. The alleged perpetrators employed their compatriots in hospitality work with days of up to 12 hours a day for wages not exceeding 500 euros per month.
In a press release, the National Police has indicated that the detainees subjected their workers to working days that were in clear violation of current regulations, seriously restricting the rights that workers are recognized in our country.
The investigation It began after information was received regarding the possible labor exploitation of foreigners in a well-known hotel establishment in the capital.
The investigations carried out by the National Police determined that those responsible for the premises, also of foreign origin, employed foreign citizens in an irregular situation as waiters, cooks and delivery men and without work authorization or the corresponding formalization of contract or registration in Social Securityfor which they were arrested.