09 May '11, 9am

Report Details Abuses At Chinese Factories That Manufacture Apple and HP Products

by the Hong Kong based group, Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM), details poor working conditions at Chinese factories which manufacture iPad 2 and HP laptops. The report claims that Foxconn, the company which owns the factories, treats workers “inhumanely, like machines.” At least 14 workers at Foxconn factories killed themselves in the last 16 months. One of the factories investigated by SACOM required workers to sign a pledge that they will not commit suicide.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/05/report-details-abuses...

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