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SPOT THE SIGNS OF MODERN SLAVERY

APPEARANCE

Show signs of physical or psychological abuse and untreated injuries.

Look malnourished or unkempt, or appear withdrawn and neglected.

Seem under the control or influence of others.

Wear the same clothes every day.

Wear no safety equipment even if their work requires it.

TRAVEL

Rarely allowed to travel on their own.

Collected and dropped off on a regular basis early in the morning or late at night.

In a crowded minibus with other workers.

Have no control of their identification documents such as their passport.

Living in dirty, cramped or overcrowded accommodation.

Living and working at the same address.

Appear unfamiliar with their neighbourhood or where they work.

SEEKING HELP

Reluctant to seek help and avoid eye contact.

Appear frightened or hesitant to talk to strangers.

Fear of police, don't know who to trust or where to get help.

Afraid of deportation, and of the risk of violence to themselves or their family.

WHO TO CONTACT

If someone is in immediate danger then call the police: [999]

Report non-emergency suspicious activity to your local police: [101]

Ask for advice by calling:

The Modern Slavery Helpline: [08000 121 700]

The Salvation Army: [0300 303 8151]

NSPCC CTAC (in cases of children): [0808 800 5000]

Report anything suspicious, anonymously if you prefer, via the Unseen Website:

www.unseenuk.org

Visit the website to learn more about Modern Slavery.


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