Date Company Accusation City / Area / Country Source Tags Media
Shell (Royal Dutch Shell)Field study accuses Shell of fueling death and violence in Nigeria by paying rival militant gangs.NigeriaPlatformBeatings & Violence, Deaths
Shell (Royal Dutch Shell)Released documents show Shell paid Nigerian military to stop protest movements over its pollution. Protests were violently suppressed, with reported life losses.Ogoni, Rivers, NigeriaThe GuardianBeatings & Violence, Deaths, Killings
(Supplier Of Charoen Pokphand Foods)
(Supplier Of Walmart)
(Supplier Of Tesco)
(Supplier Of Costco)
(Supplier Of Carrefour)
(Supplier Of The co-operative)
(Supplier Of Aldi)
(Supplier Of Iceland)
(Supplier Of Morrisons)
Slave labor, torture, execution-style killings and human trafficking in Thai fishing boats supplying major supermarkets.ThailandThe GuardianBeatings & Violence, Excessive Work Hours, Forced Labor, Human Trafficking, Killings, Suicides, Summary Executions, Torture
(Suppliers Of Songkla Canning Public Company Limited)
(Suppliers Of Thai Union Group)
(Suppliers Of Iams)
(Suppliers Of Meow Mix)
(Suppliers Of Fancy Feast)
Slave Labor in Indonesian fishing boats linked to pet consumer products - "those who fled recounted horrific violence: the sick cast overboard, the defiant beheaded, the insubordinate sealed for days below deck in a dark, fetid fishing hold."Songkhla ThailandThe New York TimesBeatings & Violence, Child Labor, Deaths, Excessive Work Hours, Forced Labor, Human Trafficking, Injuries & Diseases, Killings
10/03/2015Jeans Plus Ltd.
(Supplier Of LC Waikiki)
(Supplier Of Pull & Bear)
(Supplier Of Inditex)
Production manager routinely slaps and punches young workers for failing to meet production goals; work from 8:00 a.m. to 10-11:00 p.m. 6 days/week; plus 9-10 hour work on 7th day; 94 to 101 hours/week; 41 cents (US)/ hour for senior operator.BangladeshInstitute for Global Labour and Human RightsBeatings & Violence, Excessive Work Hours, Inspection Fraud, Non-Living Wage, Unpaid Wages
03/10/2013Next Collections Ltd.
(Part Of Ha-Meem Group)
(Supplier Of Gap)
(Supplier Of Old Navy)
14- to - 23 hour shifts, 7 days/week, reaching to massive 210 hours of overtime, even for pregnant women; extreme work hours; beatings; humiliation; death threats; starvation wages (20 to 24 cents per hour); workers visibly sick, exhausted and dazed.Ashulia, BangladeshInstitute for Global Labour and Human RightsAbusive Management, Beatings & Violence, Death Threats, Forced Overtime, Inspection Fraud, Non-Living Wage, Occupational Hazard, Union Repression, Unpaid Overtime, Unpaid Wages
22/12/2014Zhen Ding Technology Holdings Limited
(Supplier Of Apple)
(Supplier Of Amazon)
Incidents of over 100 security guards harassing and beatings at factory (15,000 workers). Workers toil for 64 to 72 hours/week; with low wages; workers are numb and exhausted. "We are just machines" - Zhen Ding Tech worker
Shenzhen, Guangdong, ChinaInstitute for Global Labour and Human RightsAbusive Management, Beatings & Violence, Discrimination, Excessive Work Hours, Forced Overtime, Non-Living Wage, Occupational Hazard, Pollution, Tax Avoidance, Union Repression