The program codifies what many Amazon workers have been saying about their dangerous, low-paying jobs: warehouse workers need an option like this because they're not earning enough to make it to payday.
Amazon claims its “Time Off Task” system is used to increase worker productivity, but civil rights groups point to the company’s history of anti-union surveillance and worker retaliation.
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Four Amazon employees at a facility in Oklahoma City described a systemic failure on the part of the company to quickly accommodate pregnancy restrictions, forcing some workers to risk miscarriage and others to the brink of homelessness.
XPO Logistics has long hidden behind the big brands that utilize its shipping and logistics services, such as Amazon, Target, and Walmart, but a report released on Wednesday shines a light on its exploitative labor practices around the world.
I say good for them.
“You don't need Jeff Bezos. He needs us. We made him the richest man in the world.”
More than 35 warehouse workers walked off a night shift at an Amazon warehouse in Shakopee, Minnesota on Thursday to protest the firing of a co-worker who raised safety concerns to management.
Experts say Amazon could be tracking opioid usage to determine where to open warehouses, monitor for package theft, or simply because it loves data.
Retailers like Amazon, Teespring, and Ebay are taking down Proud Boys merch emblazoned with a catch phrase coined by President Trump.
An Amazon spokesperson confirmed that the company monitors dozens of internal listservs but said that the program did not exist for the purposes that the employee described.