• Amazon hires unsafe trucking firms twice as often as peers, WSJ finds

    1 day ago - By Ars Technica

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    For years, people in cars stuck behind blue delivery trucks in traffic have echoed media reports criticizing Amazon for clogging American roadways. It's well-known that the Amazon drivers steering these fleets of trucks and vans don't actually work for Amazon but are hired by companies contracted by Amazon, and Amazon has repeatedly denied liability for any dangerous driving reported, though.
    Because Amazon has contracts with more than 50,000 firms, just how dangerous Amazon's contracted drivers really are remains a...
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