Rachel Maclean and Catherine Pearson debate cleaners’ rights
We’re joined by Conservative MP Rachel Maclean from the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee and Catherine Pearson who is the manager of Clean for Good, a company that aims to provide a fairer deal for its cleaners.
Special report: the hidden world of cleaners and their rights
It’s thought there are around half a million cleaners working in city blocks and offices around the country. No one knows their exact number because for the most part they’re invisible, going to work while the rest of us sleep. But we do know that many are poorly paid and sometimes poorly treated. We have…