Children Suffer at Work

By: Ethan Tunney

Children are in dangerous work areas and can get injured easily.

"Life in a factory is perhaps with the exception of prison the most monotonous life a human can live". Breaker boys inhales coal dust which damages lungs. They work for for 50 or 60 cents a day. Children had to work for bosses that only cared about money.

Statistics

Facts of the slaved children

By the 1900 roughly one out of five children slave working for low wages.


Boys the age of 10 to 15 was a wage worker working in the most dangerous conditions.