An honest day’s work deserves an honest day’s pay. Forcing, frauding, or coercing someone to work manual labor isn’t just wrong. In Tennessee, it’s also illegal.
It can happen anywhere, and victims can be any age, race, gender, or nationality. Traffickers might use violence, manipulation, or false promises of well-paying jobs or romantic relationships to lure victims.
Where Is Labor Trafficking?
It can happen anywhere, but those on the front lines often identify victims of labor trafficking forced to work in four main environments.