Hebei: carry out the campaign to eradicate wage arrears in winter to ensure the "hard-earned money" of migrant workers
Xinhua News Agency, Shijiazhuang, 14 Nov (Reporter Yan Qilei) the reporter learned from the Department of Human Resources and Social Security of Hebei Province that near the end of the year, the wage payment of migrant workers is about to usher in a peak period. The leading group for the eradication of wage arrears of migrant workers in Hebei Province has decided to organize a campaign to combat wage arrears in winter throughout the province from November 15 to the Spring Festival 2020 to ensure that migrant workers receive their wages in full and on time.
According to reports, the action focuses on engineering construction fields and labor-intensive processing and manufacturing industries that employ more migrant workers, highlighting government investment projects and state-owned enterprise projects, as well as other enterprises that have hidden dangers in arrears of migrant workers' wages. The action will severely crack down on illegal acts, increase punishment for breach of trust, do a good job in the transfer and investigation of cases of suspected refusal to pay labor remuneration, and maintain a high-handed situation against malicious arrears of wages. Cases of arrears of wages, units and persons responsible for wages that meet the requirements shall be announced to the public in accordance with the law.
In addition, those who meet the requirements for inclusion in the "blacklist" of wages in arrears of migrant workers should be listed, shared with the credit information sharing platform and the enterprise credit information publicity system in accordance with the regulations, and jointly punished in accordance with the law and regulations. So that arrears of wage violators "one illegal, everywhere limited." The government department that makes the administrative penalty shall also record the administrative penalty information in the name of the enterprise and publicize it to the society through the enterprise credit information publicity system.