Mental Health | Emergency call logs reveal harrowing suicidal employee crisis at Amazon

Emergency call logs reveal harrowing suicidal employee crisis at Amazon

Warning: this article contains descriptions of suicidal threats.

A harrowing investigation by the Daily Beast has revealed dozens of calls made by Amazon warehouses in the past five years to emergency services about employees on the brink of suicide.

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Comments (1)

  • Ann McCracken
    Ann McCracken
    Tue, 12 Mar 2019 2:37pm GMT
    In my experience it is not uncommon for organisations to parrot their policies but show little human consideration to implement them. There are considerable indications in the media and from my local depot, contrary to Amazon's media hype. I'd rather pay more for my delivery or wait longer to get my package if their workers were able to honestly say their conditions and the organisation's attitude had humanely changed.

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