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Apple suspends key vendor after finding student workers being exploited, coverup

Apple suspends key vendor after finding student workers being exploited, coverup

Apple has suspended one of its key manufacturing vendors after learning that it violated labor rules pertaining to student workers. Bloomberg reported that Taiwan’s Pegatron, misclassified workers in order to allow them to work night shifts and overtime. Further it states, Pegatron later made a massive effort to cover up the transgression, which Apple discovered several weeks ago.

Milan
Milan
Saul E
Saul E 2 months

Apple charges a small fortune for a phone yet gets cheap labor to make these phones. No wonder they are the most valuable company ever. Captain Obvious here...

MIDESSA
MIDESSA 2 months

Hey don't knock child labor its made America the country it is today. Well that and slavery and genocide of tha native occupants.

Amoneywilson
Amoneywilson 2 months

“Taiwan based”, yet manufacturers are in mainland China. The Chinese labor laws now after the election are important enough for Apple.

David
David 2 months

Pick on Taiwan & not China, hmmm?

Freedom Nuggets
Freedom Nuggets 2 months

Good ol Apple and child labor.

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