Tesla slammed for firing 400 employees at once

Tesla slammed for firing 400 employees at once

Tesla make headlines for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s their pioneering cars, the industrial dreams of idiosyncratic owner Elon Musk, or their attempts at making the world a greener place.

However, this week the electric-car firm are facing a backlash after firing 400 employees in the space of five days - the result of a companywide annual review, Tesla said. Reuters reports that Tesla said that performance was the reason for the firings. However, one source told Reuters that he was fired despite never being given a bad review.

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