Sat, Mar 11, 2017 - Page 3 News List

Lawmakers call for measures to help migrant workers

IGNORED:Employment brokers are required to help in case a foreign worker falls seriously ill, but laws do not cover those who are fired from their jobs due to illness

By Alison Hsiao  /  Staff reporter

“We will propose that they set up emergency funds or require migrant workers to enroll in insurance programs that cover critical illnesses,” Chen Chang-bang said.

This story has been viewed 3778 times.

Comments will be moderated. Keep comments relevant to the article. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned. Final decision will be at the discretion of the Taipei Times.

TOP top