Amazon Scans Warehouse Workers Temperatures with Thermal Cameras

Published April 19th, 2020 - 12:30 GMT
Amazon Scans Warehouse Workers Temperatures with Thermal Cameras
That has prompted some workers to worry about their safety and walk off the job. (Shutterstock)
Highlights
Cases of the virus have been reported among staff at more than 50 of Amazon’s U.S. warehouses.


That has prompted some workers to worry about their safety and walk off the job. Unions and elected officials have called on Amazon to close buildings down. The use of cameras, previously unreported, shows how America’s second-biggest corporate employer is exploring methods to contain the virus’ spread without shuttering warehouses essential to its operation.


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