Insult to Injury

Number 27977
Subject Business
Source Reveal/Center for Investigative Reporting
State California
Year 2018
Publication Date
Summary As Tesla races to revolutionize the automobile industry and build a more sustainable future, it has left its factory workers in the past, still painfully vulnerable to the dangers of manufacturing. Our reporting shows that Tesla prioritized speed over safety, ignored its own safety experts and denied proper medical care to injured workers. And in order to make its safety record look better than it really is, Tesla has kept injuries off the books. Our radio segments take listeners into the factory and behind the scenes, as whistleblowers tell their secrets and workers show the toll on their lives.
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Keywords auto industry, Tesla, factory workers, unsafe working conditions, dangerous manufacturing
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