WEBSITE FOR EMPLOYERS ‘VIOLATES’ PRIVACY OF MAIDS

29 Nov WEBSITE FOR EMPLOYERS ‘VIOLATES’ PRIVACY OF MAIDS

Posts of workers’ alleged misdeeds breach their rights by giving personal details, says help group.

“[A maid can engage a lawyer to take legal action against her employer if she is wrongly accused of misdeeds, but recourse will not be easy]…The maid may not be able to afford a lawyer, and it may not be easy for her to quantify her loss…[there is] no general legal duty to protect the personal particulars of another person.” – Mr. Chia Boon Teck