SOC in the News May 24, 2022

Amazon Third Party Delivery Driver Injuries Increased 40 Percent in 2021, According to Report

Delivery drivers for third-party companies that contract with Amazon are far more likely to get injured on the job than other delivery drivers or even Amazon’s warehouse workers, despite the company’s previous claims that delivery workers for Amazon are safer than the industry average, according to a recent analysis of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) data by the Strategic Organizing Center, a coalition of four of the country’s biggest labor unions.

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