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Resource ID: #17500
Subject: Consumer Affairs
Source: Inside Edition (New York)
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Date: Nov. 28

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Inside Edition examines "the dangers unsuspecting shoppers are exposed to at America's largest home improvement chain, the Home Depot." The report reveals that "thousands of people have been injured and an untold number killed while shopping at Home Depot stores." The story cites experts blaming "Home Depot's method of operation, combining a working warehouse with everyday shoppers ... [where] merchandise is stacked high above customers' heads and is moved by forklifts throughout the day." The investigation documents "dangerous conditions at 38 stores in 6 states."

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