It’s now well known that Australia has a serious problem with the underpayment of migrant workers. What is less well understood is why so few try to recover their wages. A large-scale study into the issue has found individual redress through the Fair Work Ombudsman is beyond the reach of most exploited migrant workers. Researchers say the system is broken and it’s likely the level of unpaid wages stretch to $1 billion.

https://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/am/fair-work-ombudsman-ill-equipped-to-handle-migrants:-researchers/10440338