This comprehensive report by UCATT that has a long history of fighting for workers being exploited, contests that umbrella companies are the latest form of exploitation. To top it all, workers who are already left feeling entirely demoralised, with a payslip it is virtually impossible to understand, have to pay the umbrella company for their services.
The Umbrella Company Con-Trick throws light into the dark and murky world of umbrella companies. The latest attack on workers’ rights, and perhaps the most devious and complex yet, is coming from umbrella companies.
It explains how they operate, how workers are losing out financially and the continued financial loss to the Treasury.