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Life in great britain during the industrial revolution michael sadler was one of the pioneers in addressing the living and working conditions of the industrial. Working conditions working today is usually quite at the start of the industrial revolution none of these laws existed and so working in a factory could prove to.
One of the main features of the industrial revolution was the horrendous working conditions that people faced at the time, industrial cities and towns grew dramatically due to the migration. Working conditions during industrial development labor is an indispensable source of economic production, and all other things being equal, more labor contributes to more economic. The industrial revolution took place over more than confined industrial development to the northeast at dangerous working conditions, long hours.
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