The UK has a cradle to grave welfare state that may, arguably look after the body, but the real damage is done to the mind.
“I’ve worked here for three-and-a-half years and now I’m being sacked for no reason. I’ve been used.”
What else did they think they were doing? Of course they were used that’s the whole bloody point. Rather than being people that are in , at least illusory, control of their lives the opposite seems to be the mindset.