Forced Labor Is Illegal

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Say NO to Slavery

Call the National Worker Exploitation Complaint Line, free of charge.

Operators have access to interpreters and can talk with callers in their own language.

If someone is being forced to work against their will, we can help.

It is illegal to use force or threats to make someone work to pay off a debt.

Federal laws prohibit trafficking in persons for slavery, torture, and mistreatment.

New laws provide options for trafficking victims regardless of immigration status.


For more information, visit

National Worker Exploitation Task Force, U.S. Department of Justice & U.S. Department of Labor

Updated August 6, 2015

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