INITIAL REPORT COMPLAINT IN Turkey AT FACTORY SUPPLYING hessnatur
On 24 April FWF received a complaint through it’s local complaints handler from a worker working for a factory supplying Hess Natur. The case related to the labour standards ‘Legally binding employment relationship’ and ‘Safe and health working conditions’, which are part of FWF’s Code of Labour Practices.
Plaintiff has the condition of high blood pressure. After working at the sampling department, the managementrecently made her work at finishing department. She needs to achieve production targets and must work standing whole day. She claims that she cannot work in these conditions because of her high blood pressure. She communicated this to the management and submitted a statement of doctor about her condition; however the factory management did not accept to change her place. The case is yet to be investigated.