Children Rights During the Industrial revolution
A commission as set up to investigate child labor in factories
Factory Act #1: Children 8 and under could not work in factories
Children between 8-13 years old could not work for more than 9 hours a day
Women and children under 18 could not work more than 10 hours a day over a 6 day period.
Children under the age of 10 could not be employed
School was compulsory for children up to 10 years old
The minimum working age was raised to 12
School was mandatory for children up to 14 years old
All citizens under the age of 18 had to go to shool.