No Child Labour In BC: New Website Launched

“First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition today launched a new website, to draw attention to the BC government’s unacceptable child labour laws.  Many people do not realize that in 2003 the BC government lowered the work-start age (that’s the age you can work without government’s permission) to 12-years-old. Yes – you read that correctly. Since 2003 children aged 12 and up can work at virtually any worksite, at any task and at any time of day…”