Tag Archives: Foreign Domestic Worker

WOMAN CLAIMS MAID HAS SKIN ALLERGY, INSISTS AGENCY IS RESPONSIBLE FOR IT

I have FDW now few months after three months she had some skin allergy and we found doctor has given her eczema medicine . We thought this is one time but then she had this problem continuously and condition is very unhygienic ! While asking agency they said nothing was visible so they not responsible ! We as a employer responsible because MOm guideline , but one of paper I found the test which recommended to carry when they arrive and its means that test of skin allergy not done ! To send her back arrange replacement and hassle all responsibility is of employer, whereas MOm classified this as chronic disease.

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MAID SPENDS OFF DAYS CARING FOR DISABLED SG TODDLER

45 year-old domestic worker Josefina Amparo Hosena cares for young Leona Heng, a young 5 year-old girl struck with Edwards syndrone. Sufferers of this rare genetic disorder are afflicted with heart defects, growth deficiencies and intellectual disability.

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ACTIVISTS SUE SG EMPLOYERS WHO THREW MAID’S BELONGINGS

Activists supporting the welfare of foreign domestic workers say they will pursue legal action on behalf of a maid who had her belongings thrown away and damaged by her employers. According to Jolovan Wham, an activist campaigning for the welfare of foreign workers in Singapore, the maid's employers had thrown away her belongings and broke one of her luggage. The maid discovered over 20 items missing, including bank and ATM cards. These resulted from a quarrel between the maid and the employers.

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MAID SHOWS BRUISED ARMS, CLAIMS OWNER BIT & BEAT HER

A Pinoy foreign domestic worker uploaded a video on Facebook alleging that her Chinese employer bit and beat her, showing bruises and bite marks on her upper arms in the video as proof. According to Facebook user Arlene Muyco Hurboda, who uploaded the clip, the maid's female employer had beat and bitten her this morning. Immediately after that, she brought the maid straight to her employment agency to get her repatriated home.

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