TITLE

Report claims Pulte contractors abusive to workers in LV, Phoenix

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Hubble
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/19/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a report compiled by a group of religious leaders from Interfaith Worker Justice which found that Pulte Homes contractors provide poor working conditions in the home construction industry in Las Vegas, Nevada and Phoenix, Arizona. The report was delivered to Pulte's headquarters by about 20 people. The report calls for contractors to increase wages, provide more affordable health insurance, pay overtime, improve workplace safety practices and respect worker's rights to organize unions.
ACCESSION #
32441058

 

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