Source: Aljazeera English
Apple has admitted some of its suppliers continue to overwork and underpay employees, as it threw open its factory doors to monitors after a spate of suicides at a Chinese plant.
... an annual internal audit of its supply chain showed that just 38 per cent of the company's suppliers adhered to Apple's own standard of a maximum 60-hour work week and minimum one day off per week.
One-third of its suppliers were negligent in managing hazardous substances, and the same portion were below standard in injury prevention practice.
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