Labor

01.16.18
Apple supplier accused of chemical safety and overtime violations
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Apple supplier accused of chemical safety and overtime violations

Catcher's workers endure noxious chemicals, long hours and more.

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05.16.16
Tesla accused of exploiting cheap labor to make its factories (updated)
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Tesla accused of exploiting cheap labor to make its factories (updated)

A contractor allegedly took advantage of foreign workers to build Tesla's US facilities.

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02.12.15
Apple still faces challenges in the fight for better working conditions
02.12.15

Apple still faces challenges in the fight for better working conditions

The factories where our gadgets are built can be nasty, inhumane and sometimes lethal places to wo...

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09.24.14
Students allegedly being forced to work in Chinese tech factories
09.24.14

Students allegedly being forced to work in Chinese tech factories

Despite the efforts of major technology corporations, such as Apple and Samsung, to improve labor...

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09.04.14
Apple supplier accused of labor violations once again
09.04.14

Apple supplier accused of labor violations once again

Just days away from the unveiling of Apple's newest smartphone -- and quite possibly our first loo...

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04.09.14
No work emails after 6PM please, we're French
04.09.14

No work emails after 6PM please, we're French

Sure, the French have it sweet with a 35 hour work week and five+ weeks of paid vacation. But (Mon...

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10.10.13
Foxconn violates labor policy for PS4: Interns work overtime, night shifts
10.10.13

Foxconn violates labor policy for PS4: Interns work overtime, night shifts

Foxconn, a prolific and controversial electronics manufacturing company in China, had student inter...

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