Tagged With Working Conditions

Nike, Coca-Cola, and Apple reportedly lobbied to weaken a bill aimed at preventing them from manufacturing products in China using forced Uighur labour


Amazon is expanding its logistics empire like never before to prepare for this holiday season — and it still may not be enough


Amazon workers and activism groups are staging Black Friday protests around the world, while the company tries to placate workers with $300 holiday bonuses



Amazon is facing a lawsuit that accuses it of violating civil rights laws by failing to protect Black, Brown, and immigrant warehouse workers from COVID-19 while looking out for its mostly white managers


Amazon is letting some office employees work remotely through June 2021, joining other major tech companies


California just fined Amazon $1,870 for poor workplace safety during the coronavirus pandemic



More than 3,000 Amazon workers have reportedly signed a petition demanding time off to vote in the 2020 elections


Fashion companies have cancelled or refused to pay for $16.2 billion of orders during the pandemic, costing textile workers $1.6 billion in wages, a report found


Google workers say their contracts prevent them from reporting illegal activity, discrimination, unsafe working conditions, and wage theft


Amazon managers reportedly rewarded workers with pizza when they went for stretches without reporting injuries


Explosive Amazon warehouse data suggests serious injuries have been on the rise for years and robots have made the job more dangerous


2 Democratic congresswomen say the police were called after they showed up at an Amazon warehouse to check on workers' safety



Amazon has reportedly been spying on workers' private Facebook groups and tracking their plans to 'strike or protest'


A former Amazon exec who has called for the company to be broken up said the tech industry is the 'leading candidate' for anti-monopoly regulators to target


An Amazon warehouse worker in Minnesota is the latest employee to accuse the company of retaliation for speaking out about coronavirus safety concerns


Amazon is reportedly starting to check some warehouse employees for COVID-19 symptoms when they come into work



Amazon said it lets warehouse workers wash their hands and miss quotas without being penalised. Workers suing the company say they were never told.


Boohoo launches an independent review of its supply chain and cuts its relationship with two suppliers following exploitation claims


Tesla's safety chief claimed the company's Fremont plant has had 'zero COVID-19 workplace transmissions' since reopening in May


Amazon is reopening its French warehouses after a one month shutdown over worker safety during the pandemic