Working at Amazon Is Hazardous to Your Health

BRIESELANG, GERMANY – NOVEMBER 18: In this aerial view, an Amazon packaging center is seen on November 18, 2021 in Brieselang, Germany. Many shoppers who fear gifts will be lacking due to the global supply chain disruption are buying their Christmas gifts early this year, both online and at brick and mortar retailers. (Photo by Christian Ender/Getty Images)

Alex N. Press – 19 April 2022

A new report shows just how dangerous it is to work at Amazon. Injury rates last year at Amazon warehouses were 20 percent higher than the already alarmingly high 2020 rate — and more than twice that of non-Amazon warehouses.

Amazon’s workplace safety issues are getting worse, though you wouldn’t know it judging by the statements made by those at the top of the multibillion-dollar corporation…