WSJ NEWS ALERT: Audit Finds Apple Supplier Violates Chinese Work Rules

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“The first outside audit of Apple’s supply chain found excessive working hours and health and safety issues at its largest manufacturer, piling more pressure on the technology giant to end workers’ rights violations in China.

The investigation of manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry, which is known as Foxconn, was conducted by the Fair Labor Association, a group Apple joined in January. It was based, in part, on surveys of 35,500 workers building products like iPods and iPhones at three Foxconn facilities in Shenzhen and Chengdu.”

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