Hachette isn’t Amazon’s only problem

HACHETTE ISN’T AMAZON’S ONLY PROBLEM

Thanks to Shelf Awareness for alerting subscribers to this piece from the Bloomberg website: “Amazon Worker Issues Mount Amid Labor Department Scrutiny.”

In a dicey–even if improving–economy, there are always more workers available to replace the fallen. What’s Amazon’s motivation for cleaning up its act? Public relations doesn’t seem to be it.  What about government-imposed fines? Can OSHA possibly levy fines large enough to influence the behavior of Amazon? Doubtful.

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