Workers ‘Treated Like Animals’; Fake Engineer Sentenced; Plant’s Note Closure | Today in Manufacturing Ep. 42


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In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:

Lawsuit Says Amazon Liable for Crash That Paralyzed Man

A new lawsuit says Amazon is liable for injuries a man sustained after he was hit by an Amazon delivery truck.

Factory Workers File Complaints After Being ‘Treated Like Animals’

Employees at a Refresco bottling factory in Wharton, New Jersey are angry and workers recently filed federal complaints with OSHA to report unsafe conditions.

Electrician Ordered to Pay $481M for Scam

On Tuesday, an electrician in California was ordered to pay $481.3 million in restitution for his role in a $1 billion Ponzi scheme.

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