'Hellish conditions' at Amazon warehouses 'seriously hurt hundreds' An Amazon spokesperson says the company offers a safe place to work - adding its doors are open to politicians and the public.

An Amazon spokesperson says the company offers a safe place to work - adding its doors are open to politicians and the public.

Hundreds of people have been seriously injured at Amazon's UK warehouses over the last three years, new figures suggest.

In one incident, a worker at a London warehouse was knocked unconscious and stopped breathing after injuring their head, according to data compiled by the GMB union.

An accident investigation report found "the main root cause of this incident was failing to provide a safe working environment".

Another worker at Bardon Hill, in Leicestershire, suffered...
source: The Sky News

2020-02-18 04:56
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