Polish language website to support the increasing number of Polish workers in the UK (TUC).
Run by the TUC in partnership with Citizens Advice and Solidarnosc, it explains the rights workers can expect at work, including health and safety, working time, holiday entitlement and sick pay. There's also information about social issues such as housing and health and guidance about what living and working in the UK is really like.
Supporting the effective integration of migrant workers. Provides details on how Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards might be useful.
Migrant Workers North West provides a region-wide reference point for support services available to migrant workers and their communities
Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority
Regulates businesses that supply workers in the agriculture, horticulture, shellfish gathering and associated processing and packaging industries. If you have any concerns about the welfare of workers or a labour provider operating without a licence contact the GLAA (Tel: 0845 602 5020).