Employees of Colorado.- Amazon A Colorado fulfillment center reprimanded the retailer for forcing it to “literally walk over a dead body” after a coworker suffered a fatal injury. fatal,
Rick JacobsThe 61-year-old was about to return home after working in a warehouse overnight Den4 An Amazon spokesperson said that in Colorado Springs when it hit the ground at 5 a.m. KKTV-TV,
However, plant managers allegedly covered her body with cardboard boxes while workers were arriving for their morning shifts. He was forced to continue working only a few meters away,
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He was forced to “walk over the corpse” of his partner.
Amazon has employees “literally walking over a dead body” to make more money, wrote one anonymous facility worker reddit,
The staff member’s lengthy post showed a horrifying scene as workers were reporting for their shifts.
When I arrived at 6.30 this morning I saw that the fire truck ambulance and police department were still on the premises.” “Not knowing why they were there, we all went inside and started working.”
“It was only then that we came to know from a night shift worker (not management) that someone had died and that person was still on campusPost continued. “There were some workers who were working less than 3 meters away from the deceased (who was covered).”
“I can’t even begin to say what upset and angry that I’m on the side of insulting Amazon and our general manager, Nick McKeenfor human life. ,
Employees are upset due to ignoring the situation
The note further stated: “No one should have been asked to work around a dead body, especially after seeing this… There is no warning before entering the building. No counselors on site Not there.”
The employee said: “I just Publish a flyer days later Which tells us how to get mental health counseling.”
amazon speaks about it
An Amazon spokesperson said, “It is very disappointing to see factually incorrect social media posts dominate this Tragedy,
Amazon declined to comment on what exactly was wrong with the post.
We are deeply saddened by the loss of our colleague, who passed away on December 27, an Amazon spokesperson told NYP Media. “Our thoughts are with his family and friends during this difficult time and we are offering services and support to him and his colleagues as they grieve.”
Deaths at Amazon facilities
Jacob died fifth last year In an Amazon plant. Three of the deaths occurred in New Jersey and the fourth at a warehouse in Pennsylvania.
One of the dead was reportedly a victim heart attack, while the other head injury after falling from the ladder.
another was said to be the cause of death forklift accident, the fourth death is yet to come under investigation,
Four deaths prompted an investigation Occupational Safety and Health Administrationworking under the auspices of the federal agency work department, Investigation underway.
In November 2021, two Amazon employees working at the company’s facility in Bessemer, Alabama, died a few hours apart, A total of six people are said to have died at the Bessemer facility in 2021.
In December 2021, Six Amazon warehouse workers died when a tornado impacted the facility in Illinois.
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