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Delivery Drivers File Lawsuit Against Amazon for Labor Violations

Delivery Drivers File Lawsuit Against Amazon for Labor Violations

12/22 11:22 Anonymous 0

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Two Washington drivers allege that Jungle Trux and Amazon failed to pay overtime or grant them breaks.On Wednesday, two Washington delivery drivers filed a lawsuit in the King County Superior Court against the intermediary company Jungle Trux for not granting them proper meal or rest breaks.

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Labor Board Overturns Ruling That Protected Fast-Food Workers

12/15 14:46 Anonymous 0

The case asked whether or not the recycling center could be held responsible for the treatment of contract workers.The 2015 ruling found that the workers were “jointly employed,” meaning that the recycling center itself, in addition to the staffing firm, could be held liable for any labor law violations.

A Holiday Reminder to Help With Domestic Labor

A Holiday Reminder to Help With Domestic Labor

12/05 11:28 Anonymous 0

A Holiday Reminder to Help Your Hosts With Domestic Labor—It Isn’t a Day Off for Them










For many people, the winter holidays are either approaching or already here.That means that, while Christmas might be a work holiday for you, it’s not a holiday for whoever’s hosting the party.

iPhone X supplier Foxconn under fire over student labor

iPhone X supplier Foxconn under fire over student labor

11/21 08:28 Anonymous 0

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Apple's main supplier in China used student workers illegally to manufacture parts for the newly launched iPhone X, the Financial Times reported Tuesday.Six high school students said they regularly worked 11-hour days for Foxconn, a longtime manufacturing partner of Apple, at a factory in Zhengzhou.